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DOWNLOAD ↠ A Dark History The Kings and ueens of Europe ↠ Beneath the splendor and sophistication of the monarchies of continental Europe are tales of scandal mystery and skullduggery A Dark History The Kings ueens of Europe peels away the glitz to take a wry look at what really happened in the corridors bedrooms and dungeOry includes the burning of the Knights Templar Vlad the Impaler’s stakes Elizabeth Bathory’s bloodbaths Louis XV’s womanizing the mystery of the Man in the Iron Mask King Ludwig I’s doomed love affair the suicide pact of Austro Hungary’s Crown Prince Rudolf and the troubled life and tragic death of Princess Grace of MonacoTales of murder insanity obsessive love and horrifi. This book talks about mental illness and anything other than cisgender heterosexuality as if it were something horribly odd to be gawked at It also talked about the people with in the book in a disrespectful and dehumanizing way The research is half assed as well In the King Ludwig II section alone there were several claims made by Lewis that 30 seconds either on google or with McIntosh's biography would disprove a hundred times over She also excludes uite a bit from her chapters when certain bits of information don't seem to suit the narrative she wishes to sellThis book to me seemed like a case of someone trying to spin a narrative or an interesting story for the sake of spinning a narrative or making an interesting story rather than someone actually wanted to show case interesting figures in history as they werein an academic and respectful lighting

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Beneath the splendor and sophistication of the monarchies of continental Europe are tales of scandal mystery and skullduggery A Dark History The Kings ueens of Europe peels away the glitz to take a wry look at what really happened in the corridors bedrooms and dungeons of European power from the Middle Ages to the present daySpanning the whole of mainland continental Europe this hist. Interesting royal gossip covering much of Europemultiple kingdoms empires duchies etcUnfortunately the author listed bisexuality as a mental disorder and continually uses 'gyy like it's the proper name for the Romani peoples and not a slurSigh

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A Dark History The Kings and ueens of EuropeC torture illuminate the troubles of royal dynasties inter breeding and empire with examples drawn from Spain Belgium Romania Sweden the Netherlands Austro Hungary Germany and France Illustrated throughout with contemporary paintings and engravings alongside modern photography A Dark History The Kings ueens of Europe offers a fascinating portrait of the dark side of European monarchy. Really shocking stories of how a group of people thought themselves above the law and could do what they wanted and could get away with it These are the modern day billionaires The book was interesting and worth a read Easy reading if you're into historical reading