Prologue
Conciergerie Prison, Paris, Oct 1793 9
Chapter 1
Tuileries Palace, Paris, 9/10 Aug 1792 (one year earlier) 13
Chapter 2
The National Assembly, 10 – 13 Aug 1792 71
Chapter 3
The Temple Tower, 13 Aug – 2 Sep 1792 125
Chapter 4
September Massacres, Paris, 2/3 Sep 1792 153
Chapter 5
After the September Massacres, Sep – Dec 1792 199
Chapter 6
King’s Trial and Execution, 13 Dec 1792 – 21 Jan 1793 209
Chapter 7
Queen’s Torment during King’s Trial 236
Chapter 8
After the Death of Louis, 21 Jan – 2 Aug 1793 247
Chapter 9
Conciergerie Prison, 2 Aug – 16 Oct 1793 265
Chapter 10
Marie Antoinette’s Trial, 13 Oct 1793 299
Chapter 11
Journey to Execution, 16 Oct 1793 312
APPENDIX 1: Extracts from Marie Antoinette and Fersen’s Letters 320
APPENDIX 2: Marie-Thérèse: what happened next? 348
APPENDIX 3: Did Marie Antoinette’s abused son develop rickets? 364
APPENDIX 4: Ceremonial reburial of Marie Antoinette 373
Main Names and (for the most part) Roll of Honour 378
Timeline 383