The French Revolution, Volume 1: From Its Origins to 1793 / Edition 1

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— Peter Gay

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Peter Gay
In this grand synthesis, in which every sentence could be backed up by a footnote, Lefebvre displays his judgment, his superb grasp of the sources, and the fresh insights he wrestled from his materials. All these qualities make The French Revolution a masterpiece.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780231085984
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press
  • Publication date: 1/15/1970
  • Series: From Its Origins to 1793 Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 366
  • Product dimensions: 5.35 (w) x 8.46 (h) x 0.77 (d)

Table of Contents

Part 1. The Coalition and the Revolution to the Treaties of 1795 1. The European Coalition (1793-1795)2. The Revolutionary Government (1793-1794)3. The Thermidorian Reaction and the Treaties of 1795Part 2. The Victorious Offensive of the Revolution 4. Europe and the Revolution at the end of 17955. The First Directory6. The Directory and the Coalition7. 18 Fructidor and the Treaty of Campo Formio8. The Second Directory9. The Anglo-French War10. Revolutionary Expansion11. The Second Coalition12. The Crisis of the Year VII in France13. 18 BrumairePart 3. The World at the Advent of Napolean 14. The Results of the Revolution in France15. Revolutionary Expansion and its Effects16. The Results of the War: International Politics17. The Results of the War: The Rise of Capitalism in Great Britain; European Expansion in the Worldfrench

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