Ahead of the 300-year anniversary of Charles XII of
New investigation reveals that Charles.XII was murdered and
his legacy grossly falsified
Charles XII of Sweden was one of Europe most talented
and visionary monarchs, but is today slandered as a
“warrior king”. Ahead of the 300-year anniversary of
his death, the new book reveals that Charles.XII
was murdered and his legacy grossly falsified.
The author Cecilia Nordenkull, living in
co-founder and chief of research of the
culture-organization Icons of Europe asbl. At the Göteborg Book Fair
(Bokmässan), she will also discuss Charles.XII’s
industrial projects for Sweden as well as Swedenborg’s,
Voltaire's and Strindberg’s opinion of the king.
The evidence builds on Swedish and foreign sources in
the public domain. The book (in Swedish) contains
pages half of which are notes. Many colour
illustrations. Summary in English, French and Swedish.
Icons of Europe, inaugurated in 2002 under the auspices
of the secretary-general of the Council of Europe,
produce publications of their own historical
investigations in the fields of art, music, literature,
science and governance.
The new book « KARL XII: Kungamord » will soon be available