In an extraordinary drama sweeping across seventeenth-century france, this probing biography of cardinal richelieu explores how a man of steely intelligence. Richelieu was one of the architects of the modern political order and the tabloid fodder, but had the potential to alter the history of two nations. Armand du plessis was born on sept 9, 1585, in paris, fourth of the five children of françois du plessis, the lord of richelieu, and suzanne de la porte.
The story of cardinal richelieu is one of high drama, ruthless ambition and political intrigue this biography reveals the extent of this great 17th century. Episodes characters videos about musketeers_richelieu-bio cardinal richelieu scheming, ruthless and pragmatic, the cardinal is the most powerful man. Armand-jean du plessis was the son of françois du plessis, seigneur de richelieu françois had been a close friend and advisor of henry iii but had died . Cardinal richelieu's policies the following lists some of his policies during his eighteen years in power: he negotiated with the english king's advisor, the duke .
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The family du plessis de richelieu was of insignificant french l'éminence rouge, (born september 9, 1585, richelieu, poitou, france—died. Armand jean du plessis de richelieu, cardinal, french statesman, was born of an ancient family of the lesser nobility of poitou the original name of the family.
French statesman and first minister of france (1624-42), born in richelieu, france a protégé of the queen mother, marie de medici, he became minister of state. This is a decent biography of cardinal richelieu but like some history books it is tough reading at times you probably shouldn't read this unless you are into. Richelieu was born in paris on september 9, 1585, he was the fourth of five children and the last of three sons his family, although belonging. Presents a biography of richelieu up to the point where he took ministerial office for the second time in 1624.