A short history of the French Revolution

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Pearson Education, 2006 - History - 168 pages
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For courses on the French Revolution. Written for today's undergraduates, this up-to-date survey of the French Revolution and Napoleonic Period offers a shorter, concise alternative to the longer, detailed texts more appropriate for advanced study. This text introduces students to the major events that comprise the story of the French Revolution; to the different ways in which historians have interpreted them; to the political, social, and cultural origins of the Revolution; and to the latest methodological approaches.

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This is a very brief account of the era of the French Revolution from the Old Regime (or some aspects of it) through the post-Napoleonic restoration. I have studied some aspects of the French ... Read full review

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In only 163 pages, Popkin does an excellent job of capturing the essential facts of this complex, turbulent period. A very useful resource. Read full review

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Contents

The Failure of Reform
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The Lower Classes
13
Notes
21
Copyright

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