Beedok's current major project, Dimension 398 shares certain aspects with the previous work of Dimension 459, however it is going to go in a very different direction.
In 1744 Louis XV became quite ill near the city of Metz. His son Louis rushed to see him and was scolded by his father. OTL Louis XV got better, but here he was slightly sicker and his burst of rage caused him to die. The new Louis XVI tries to make up for causing his father's death by putting everything he has into the glory of France.
If you want the history, then read it here!
1. A Carnatic War was misnumbered. Find it and you get an internet cookie!
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