all ebooks in category: Historical France Biographies

«Louis XIV» by John Abbott
English | ISBN: 9781537803494 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

We all live a double life: the external life which the world sees, and the internal life of hopes and fears, joys and griefs, temptations …

King of the World: The Life of Louis XIV
2019 | ISBN: 1846145996 | English | 512 pages | EPUB | 57 MB

Louis XIV, King of France and Navarre, dominated his age. In the second half of the seventeenth century, he extended France's frontiers into the Netherlands …

Éminence: Cardinal Richelieu and the Rise of France
English | September 20, 2011 | ISBN: 0802717047, 0802778526 | EPUB | 320 pages | 1.8 MB

Chief minister to King Louis XIII, Cardinal Richelieu was the architect of a new France in the seventeenth century, and the force behind the nation's …

Cockleshell Commando: The Memoirs of Bill Sparks [Repost]
English | October 20, 2008 | ISBN: 0850529298 | 224 pages | EPUB | 8.79 Mb

One of only two survivors of the famous Cockleshell Hero raid, Bill Sparks' war and postwar career has never before been told in full. In …