Facing the Revocation: Huguenot Families, Faith, and the King's Will

Facing the Revocation: Huguenot Families, Faith, and the King's Will

by Carolyn Chappell Lougee


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190241315
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 11/01/2016
Pages: 488
Sales rank: 896,542
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author

Carolyn Chappell Lougee is Frances and Charles Field Professor in History Emerita and an award-winning teacher at Stanford University. She is the author of Le Paradis des femmes: Women, Salons, and Social Stratification in Seventeenth-Century France.

Table of Contents

Principal Personages
Part One: The Champagné in Saintonge
Chapter 1: A Family of the Charentes in Distaff
Chapter 2: Faith of the Fathers and Will of the King
Chapter 3: Marie in Jeopardy
Chapter 4: Aunt Madelene's Offensive
Chapter 5: Families Endure
Part Two: Escaping from France
Chapter 6: Preparing the Escape
Chapter 7: Chancing Escape
Part Three: Those Who Stayed
Chapter 8: Thérèse's Guardian
Chapter 9: Caring for Thérèse
Chapter 10: Cousins
Part Four: Resettling Abroad
Chapter 11: Into the Refuge
Chapter 12: Experiencing Exile
Chapter 13: Marie at the Head of the Family
Conclusion: History and Story
Afterword: Retelling the Champagné Story
Appendix: Family Trees

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