Escape from the Terror: The Journal of Madame de la Tour du Pin Synopsis
The memoirs are a first-hand account of her life through the Ancien Régime, the French Revolution, and the Imperial court of Napoleon, ending in March 1815 with Napoleon’s return from exile on Elba. Her memoirs serve as unique testimony to much unchronicled history.
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About Madame De La Tour Du Pin
Henriette-Lucy, Marquise de La Tour-du-Pin-Gouvernet (1770 – 1853, Pisa) was a French aristocrat famous for her posthumously published memoirs.
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