Books by Timothy Tackett

WHEN THE KING TOOK FLIGHT by Timothy Tackett
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 1, 2003

"Exciting, provocative, instructive: popular history at its finest. (3 maps, 24 halftones and line illustrations)"
Tackett (History/Univ. of California, Irvine) describes the failed attempt by Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette to escape revolutionary France in June 1791, astutely assessing the consequences. Read full book review >