The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable).Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.See details for additional description.
Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte will stop at thing to marry the Hapsburg princess he hopes will bear him a royal heir, in this compelling vel frombestselling authorMichelle Moran. After the bloody French Revolution, Emperor Napoleon s power is absolute. When eighteen year old Marie-Louise is told that the Emperor has demanded her hand in marriage, her father presents her with a terrible choice: marry the cruel, capricious Napoleon orrefuse and plunge her country into war. To save her father's throne, Mary-Louise is determined to be a good wife. But at the extravagant French court, she finds many rivals for her new husband s affection, including Napoleon ssister Pauline, who is fiercely jealous, utterly uncontrollable, and the only woman as ambitious as the emperor himself.When war once again sweeps the Continent and bloodshed threatens Marie-Louise s family, the second empress is forced to make choices that will determine her place in history and change the course of her life. Now with Extra Libris material, including a reader s guide and bonus content
MICHELLE MORAN s experiences at archaeological sites around the world motivated her to write historical fiction and continue to provide inspiration for her novels. She is nationally bestselling author of Nefertiti, The Heretic Queen, Cleopatra's Daughter, and Madame Tussaud. Visit her online at michellemoran.com.