Buy Maria Antonieta by Stefan Zweig (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Esta personalidad que tuvo en la Historia la oportunidad de hacer un cambio y. Esta biografia publicada en es posiblemente el trabajo mas completo y fidedigno que existe de la vida de la ultima reina de Francia. Esta biografía es una delicia leerla. Cada aspecto de la vida de María Antonieta es relatado con detalle y no es difícil entender por qué terminó en la guillotina.

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She is the symbol of the era of rococo, the brilliant zenith of an age of luxury and carelessness birthed by Louis XIV. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Refresh and try again. Zweig also spends considerable time and effort on analyzing the psychology of the times and persons involved.

He writes of regrets in the secret hearts of most of the deputies who had voted to antknieta the king.

Mar a Antonieta : Retrato de Una Mujer

M Eden Paul Translator. Zweig excels at synthesizing vast amounts of information and details. View all 31 comments.

He was irresolute, she was quick to make up her mind; He can write well and he has made the The writings of Stefan Zweig, who died over 70 years ago, are now enjoying a sort of resurgence as they are being published zwegi and are being introduced to new generations of readers.

It’s written in a very engaging style though with too many exclamation points for my taste and I zipped through it as I neared the end.


Marie Antoinette: The Portrait of an Average Woman

An impassioned narrative, Zweig’s biography focuses on the human emotions of the participants and victims of the French Revolution, making it both an engrossingly compelling read and a sweeping and informative history.

Si os gusta Zweig ni os lo penseis. Sep 01, Michael Finocchiaro rated angonieta it was amazing Shelves: What is the sum of a life? Occasionally he assumes knowledge from his readership that no longer commonly exists. He and his second wife committed suicide in L’esercito come un branco di incapaci in grado solo di essere al posto sbagliato nel momento biotrafia. Se la rivoluzione non fosse scoppiata nel suo mondo sereno e spensierato, questa figlia d’Absburgo avrebbe tranquillamente continuato a vivere come cento donne, milioni di shefan di tutti i tempi.

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In his afterword he explains what sources he has not used, and why. Product details File Size: Though Zweig seems to respect Marie Antoinette more as time goes on, if she is what he considers an average woman as his subtitle and some of his comments state I feel demeaned.

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Zweig’s interest in psychology and the teachings of Sigmund Freud led to his most characteristic work, the subtle portrayal of character. His storytelling skills shine, so much so that certain passages, such as the thoughts he puts in Marie Antoinette’s head, especially near the end of her life, read as historical fiction.


The Portrait of an Average Woman is a dramatic account of the guillotine’s most famous victim, from the time when as a fourteen-year-old she took Versailles by storm Life at the court of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette has long captivated readers, drawn by accounts of the intrigues and pageantry that came to such a sudden and unexpected end. Such a magnificent story? That is not a criticism but an observation on how writing and reading has changed from Zweig’s time.

La Reina ha abdicado y la mujer ha renunciado. Castelvecchi, traduzione di Lavinia Mazzucchetti. And we read on… Finally, Marie-Antoinette realizes her mistakes and, late in the game, seems ready to play.

Here Zweig recounts the life of a relic, the last and most gleaming example of an era, left to rot, headless, in an unmarked grave. The manner in which an individual toiled away the majority of her living hours, the way history chooses to remember her, or how she approaches her final days, trying to live while knowing all that awaits her is death?

Due antonifta Louis’ impotence in the first years of their marriage, her brother Joseph acted as a counselor in order to save the alliance with France.

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Um cavalheiro em Moscou Portuguese Edition. A girl who does everything to eschew seriousness will be killed for it.

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