Concise History of French Revolution

Concise History of French Revolution

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by Sylvia Neely
     
 

ISBN-10: 0742534103

ISBN-13: 9780742534100

Pub. Date: 02/25/2008

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

In this excellent introduction to the French Revolution, historian Sylvia Neely shows how particular political choices during that period led to reform, revolution, terror, and dictatorship. The profound transformations in government and society during the revolution forced the French to come up with new ways of thinking about their place in the world and led to

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In this excellent introduction to the French Revolution, historian Sylvia Neely shows how particular political choices during that period led to reform, revolution, terror, and dictatorship. The profound transformations in government and society during the revolution forced the French to come up with new ways of thinking about their place in the world and led to what we know today as liberalism, conservatism, terrorism, and nationalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742534100
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
02/25/2008
Series:
Critical Issues in World and International History Series
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.35(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The Ancien Regime, its Critics and Supporters Chapter 3 The Financial Crisis Chapter 4 The Estates General and the General Assembly Chapter 5 Creating the New Regime Chapter 6 Polarization and the Flight to Varennes Chapter 7 The Failure of Constitutional Government Chapter 8 The Convention Chapter 9 Terror and War Chapter 10 Thermidor and the Directory

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