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Marie-Thérèse of Austria, mother side

After Female power, published in 2016, the philosopher Élisabeth Badinter looks back on Marie-Thérèse of Austria (1717-1780), the most powerful sovereign of her time, who was also the mother of a family. Married to the Emperor François-Étienne, she gave birth, between 1737 and 1756, no less than sixteen children, of whom the penultimate of the […]