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By P. M. Jones

P. M. Jones’ The French Revolution, now in its 3rd version, is an authoritative survey of occasions in France from 1787, because the strength of the ancien régime began to collapse, until eventually 1804 and the death of the Republic. It presents a balanced and obtainable account of the dramatic occasions of the intervening years, together with the autumn of the Bastille, the months of the phobia and the adventure in the direction of the construction of the 1st French Empire, are analysed, in addition to an evaluation of the broader value of the innovative decade.


This re-creation has been totally revised and up to date to incorporate new fabric on citizenship, gender, equality and felony reforms, and the imperial size of the Revolution. The historiographical debate is introduced correct modern, bearing in mind the latest scholarship at the Revolution. The narrative is supported by way of a range of unique records which make clear occasions of the interval from the point of view of these who lived via it.


With supplementary fabrics together with a chronology, who’s who, word list and consultant to extra studying, this ebook is still a useful source for college kids of the French Revolution.

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