Maximilian and Carlota

Maximilian and Carlota

Europe's Last Empire in Mexico

by M.M. McAllen

The saga of the tragic, epoch moment in the arc of French colonial rule

In this new telling of Mexico’s Second Empire and Louis Napoléon’s installation of Maximilian von Habsburg and his wife, Carlota of Belgium, as the emperor and empress of Mexico, Maximilian and Carlota brings the dramatic, interesting, and tragic time of this six-year-siege to life.

From 1861 to 1866, the French incorporated ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595342638
  • Published: April 2015


  • eBook
  • 9781595341853
  • Published: January 2014