The French Revolution 1787-1804 Epub ó The French



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  1. Daniel Daniel says:

    A useful overview of the French Revolution which helpfully reminds us that the Revolution should not be reduced to the reign of terror and that Napoleon saw himself as continuing in the revolutionary tradition It also contains about 30 pages of useful extracts from primary sources


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The French Revolution 1787-1804 ➽ [Download] ➺ The French Revolution 1787-1804 By P.M. Jones ➸ – Buyprobolan50.co.uk The French Revolution can be seen as an enormous explosion of civic energy with huge ramifications for the rest of the world In this balanced and accessible account PM Jones  Considers the build up o The French Revolution can be seen as an enormous explosion of civic energy with huge ramifications for the rest of the world In this balanced and accessible account PM Jones  Considers the build up of pressure between and as the power of the ancien régime began to crumble Analyses the dramatic events that began with The French MOBI :º the taking of the Bastille in and led to the establishment of a radical new order Examines the demise of the Republic in and assesses the wider significance of the revolutionary decade  At the core of the Revolution lay the realisation among ordinary men and women that the human condition was not fixed until the end of time but could be altered for the better However it was soon discovered that the task of building a new and better society would reuire huge amounts of effort and ingenuity – as well as suffering on a massive scale  This new edition of PM Jones’s authoritative overview has been significantly revised to include new material on politics state violence the army and citizenship in the French Caribbean colonies In addition it includes an expanded selection of original documents and illuminating contemporary images  P M JONES is Professor of French History at the University of Birmingham He has written extensively on the French Revolution and French rural history  .