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York Daily Record
Anderson Cooper and Hanover's Electric Mapa ball to honor Thomas Edison's new power station in New York City. Cornelius
Anderson Cooper and Hanover's Electric Map
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
a ball to honor Thomas Edison's new power station in New York City. Cornelius Vanderbilt II came to the ball depicting Louis XVI, and his wife, Alice Claypoole Gwynne Vanderbilt, arrived wearing a priceless gilded dress, made in Paris, France,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Creator of Les Misérables to become next visiting professor at Oxford Universitymusical theatre composition was in 1973 with the French musical La Révolution F
Creator of Les Misérables to become next visiting professor at Oxford University
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
musical theatre composition was in 1973 with the French musical La Révolution Française, in which he also played King Louis XVI. His subsequent musicals have included Les Misérables, Miss Saigon, The Pirate Queen and Marguerite. The role... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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The Young Witness
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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Western Advocate
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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Kiama Independent
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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Manning River Times
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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The North West Star
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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6d
Daily Liberal
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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The Border Mail
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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The Courier
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visitingdukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS
APT cruises: Europe's six most famous castles and palaces worth visiting
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
dukes of Albret, it retains the feel and heritage of a family home. DON'T MISS Fine tapestries, a romantic bedroom in the Louis XVI style, a secret passageway and a walkway on the ramparts above the river allow you to indulge in knightly... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Historydied as a direct or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution. In 1770, Marie
History
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 7 days ago
died as a direct or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution. In 1770, Marie Antoinette, age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15. In 1868, the U.S. Senate failed by one vote to convict President Andrew Johnson as it took... Read more
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examiner.com
The problem with the art of Elisabeth Louise Vigee Le Brunlook that she gave her subjects – females, mostly, high society types like Mari
The problem with the art of Elisabeth Louise Vigee Le Brun
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
look that she gave her subjects – females, mostly, high society types like Marie Antoinette, consort to France's King Louis XVI and Napoleon’s sister Caroline Murat - Le Brun was also good at rendering elaborate, extravagant fabrics. Certainly... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
HOPKINS: Analyzing presidential power in our democracythey looked closely at the monarchies of Europe and decided they did not want a
HOPKINS: Analyzing presidential power in our democracy
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
they looked closely at the monarchies of Europe and decided they did not want a king like George of England or Louis XVI of France.Instead, the powers of the government were centered in Congress and they designed a relatively weak... Read more
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Daily Herald
Sunburst, starburst mirrors make strong focal pointdesign that fits in with most styles of decor, from traditional to contemporary
Sunburst, starburst mirrors make strong focal point
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
design that fits in with most styles of decor, from traditional to contemporary, and in between. Since the court of Louis XVI in France, the sun and the stars have been the source of inspiration. It can be said that Louis XVI is considered... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 16, 2016died as a direct or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution. In 1770, Marie
This day in history, May 16, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
died as a direct or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution. In 1770, Marie Antoinette, age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15. In 1866, Congress authorized minting of the first five-cent piece, also known as the... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent pieceor indirect result of the Cultural Revolution.On this date:In 1770, Marie Antoi
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent piece
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution.On this date:In 1770, Marie Antoinette, age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15.In 1866, Congress authorized minting of the first five-cent piece, also known as the "Shield... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent pieceor indirect result of the Cultural Revolution.On this date:In 1770, Marie Antoi
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent piece
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 10 days ago
or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution.On this date:In 1770, Marie Antoinette, age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15.In 1866, Congress authorized minting of the first five-cent piece, also known as the "Shield... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent pieceor indirect result of the Cultural Revolution.On this date:In 1770, Marie Antoi
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent piece
Kinston Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution.On this date:In 1770, Marie Antoinette, age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15.In 1866, Congress authorized minting of the first five-cent piece, also known as the "Shield... Read more
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The Star
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent pieceor indirect result of the Cultural Revolution.On this date:In 1770, Marie Antoi
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent piece
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution.On this date:In 1770, Marie Antoinette, age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15.In 1866, Congress authorized minting of the first five-cent piece, also known as the "Shield... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacor indirect result of the Cultural Revolution. On this date: In 1770, Marie A
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution. On this date: In 1770, Marie Antoinette, age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15. In 1866, Congress authorized minting of the first five-cent piece, also known as the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historydied as a direct or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution. In 1770, Marie
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
died as a direct or indirect result of the Cultural Revolution. In 1770, Marie Antoinette, age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15. In 1866, Congress authorized minting of the first five-cent piece, also known as the... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyis 50. Actor David Boreanaz is 47. Actress Megan Fox is 30. In 1770, Marie Ant
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
is 50. Actor David Boreanaz is 47. Actress Megan Fox is 30. In 1770, Marie Antoinette, at 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15. In 1939, the federal government began its first food stamp program in Rochester, N.Y. In... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The Life and Times of Karl Marx, in the words of Ronnie Kasrilsforces represented by the likes of Danton and Robespierre were driving the bour
The Life and Times of Karl Marx, in the words of Ronnie Kasrils
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
forces represented by the likes of Danton and Robespierre were driving the bourgeois revolution forward. The execution of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, after they sought to join the émigré forces of the counter-revolution deploying outside... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Of Revolution and Constitutionalism: The Perceived Antagonism is ArtificialWar of Independence against British colonialism and the other is the French Rev
Of Revolution and Constitutionalism: The Perceived Antagonism is Artificial
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
War of Independence against British colonialism and the other is the French Revolution against the French Monarchy – Louis XVI. In both instances of the US and France, even as the two revolutions were completed, black people remained slaves,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Clooney doesn’t know what he’s missingyellow walls. This is my kind of wonderful. Even the rest rooms are magnificent
Clooney doesn’t know what he’s missing
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
yellow walls. This is my kind of wonderful. Even the rest rooms are magnificent, with pink walls, gold antique mirrors and Louis XVI-style chairs.There’s a clay tennis court for Grand Tremezzo Hotel guests to use. Picture: supplied No detail has... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Clooney doesn’t know what he’s missingyellow walls. This is my kind of wonderful. Even the rest rooms are magnificent
Clooney doesn’t know what he’s missing
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
yellow walls. This is my kind of wonderful. Even the rest rooms are magnificent, with pink walls, gold antique mirrors and Louis XVI-style chairs.There’s a clay tennis court for Grand Tremezzo Hotel guests to use. Picture: supplied No detail has... Read more
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Perth Now
Clooney doesn’t know what he’s missingyellow walls. This is my kind of wonderful. Even the rest rooms are magnificent
Clooney doesn’t know what he’s missing
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
yellow walls. This is my kind of wonderful. Even the rest rooms are magnificent, with pink walls, gold antique mirrors and Louis XVI-style chairs.There’s a clay tennis court for Grand Tremezzo Hotel guests to use. Picture: supplied No detail has... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The best five-star hotels in Parisspa to walking your dog. The 160 rooms and suites are sybaritic oceans of past
The best five-star hotels in Paris
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
spa to walking your dog. The 160 rooms and suites are sybaritic oceans of pastel-coloured silks and bergère chairs à la Louis XVI. Now in the hands of multi-starred superchef Alain Ducasse, Restaurant Le Meurice offers superb dining under a... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Mark L. Hopkins: Presidential power in our democracyconstitution they looked closely at the monarchies of Europe and decided they d
Mark L. Hopkins: Presidential power in our democracy
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
constitution they looked closely at the monarchies of Europe and decided they did not want a king like George of England or Louis XVI of France. Instead, the powers of the government were centered in Congress and they designed a relatively weak... Read more
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The Star
Mark L. Hopkins: Presidential power in our democracyconstitution they looked closely at the monarchies of Europe and decided they d
Mark L. Hopkins: Presidential power in our democracy
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
constitution they looked closely at the monarchies of Europe and decided they did not want a king like George of England or Louis XVI of France. Instead, the powers of the government were centered in Congress and they designed a relatively weak... Read more
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Wired News
Haunting Long-Exposure Photos of Your Favorite Movieshazy frame. It’s mostly black and gray, but you can make out the three screens
Haunting Long-Exposure Photos of Your Favorite Movies
Wired News / Posted 16 days ago
hazy frame. It’s mostly black and gray, but you can make out the three screens of the council room, the tiled floor of the Louis XVI bedroom, and HAL 9000’s camera eye, glowing like an ember. Shulman’s series features long-exposure photographs of... Read more
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Daily Mail
The most expensive homes for sale in the country state by state- the dramatic house is set on nine acres with features features including a ma
The most expensive homes for sale in the country state by state
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
- the dramatic house is set on nine acres with features features including a main salon and formal dining room with Louis XVI details, a grand staircase featuring Directoire-style wrought-iron railings, and French doors leading from the main... Read more
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York Daily Record
French Alliance of 1778 ratified May 4th in York, PAWar would have been won against Great Britain. This 13-cent United States Post
French Alliance of 1778 ratified May 4th in York, PA
York Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
War would have been won against Great Britain. This 13-cent United States Postage Stamp commemorates French King Louis XVI handing the signed copy of the treaty to Benjamin Franklin. If you are reading this on the Ydr.com site, click on... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Central Bankers To The Masses: "Let Them Eat Rate"truth, and it can be laid squarely at the feet some far from scrupulous London-
Central Bankers To The Masses: "Let Them Eat Rate"
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
truth, and it can be laid squarely at the feet some far from scrupulous London-based thugs, intent on shaking down King Louis XVI with threats to besmirch his young bride’s reputation. According to Simon Burrows of Leeds University, a criminal... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Asparagus rules in spring gardensits “aphrodisiacal power.” By 1469, asparagus was cultivated in French monaste
Asparagus rules in spring gardens
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
its “aphrodisiacal power.” By 1469, asparagus was cultivated in French monasteries. (I wonder how that happened.) King Louis XVI of France, in the 1600s, dressed in silken splendor when he dined and was so in love with asparagus that he had it... Read more

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