La Derniére des Amazones: Madame de Saint-Baslemont

TitleLa Derniére des Amazones: Madame de Saint-Baslemont
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1992
AuthorsCuénin, Micheline
Number of Pages186
PublisherPresses Universitaires de Nancy

This volume is the biography of Madame de Saint-Baslemot, a heroine of the Thirty Years' War who was married to the Duke of Lorraine in 1623. Famous for defending her property from soldiers who sought to conquer it, she learned hand-to-hand combat to protect herself and her tenants. [translated and modified from author]

Translated TitleThe Last of the Amazons: Madame Saint-Baslemont
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