Glory and Terror: Seven Deaths Under the French Revolution / Edition 1

Glory and Terror: Seven Deaths Under the French Revolution / Edition 1

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by Antoine de Baecque
     
 

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

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First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415926171
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/22/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
247
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.52(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Sublime Abjection: The Ascendancy of Corpses1
Mirabeau; or, The Spectacle of a Public Corpse15
Voltaire; or, The Body of the Philosopher King37
The Princesse de Lamballe; or, Sex Slaughtered61
Louis XVI; or, The Sacred Remains87
Geffroy; or, The Fear of Others121
Robespierre; or, The Terrible Tableau145
Madame Necker; or, The Poetry of the Corpse175
Author's Acknowledgments205
Notes207
Index235

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