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The Last Prince of the Mexican Empire

The Last Prince of the Mexican Empire

Author(s): C M Mayo

Location(s): Mexico

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): Mid 19th Century

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The Last Prince of the Mexican Empire is a sweeping historical novel of Mexico during the short, tragic, at times surreal, reign of Emperor Maximilian and his court.

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“A stunning achievement, an inspired novel that steers clear of boring history lessons and instead zeroes in on the smallest epicenter — Principe Agustin de Iturbide y Green — to spiral out into a...

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A story in which the location plays as important a role as the rest of your words.

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