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Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

User Review  - Autumn - Goodreads

I needed a thorough overview of the French Revolution and this did the trick. I appreciated that it began well in advance of 1789 and discussed the lead up to the Revolution in a leisurely way. A few ... Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

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Schama's tome is invaluable resource for anyone researching the French Revolution. I appreciated the narrative sweep, the way Schama brings the fascinating life stories of the people involved, from ... Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

User Review  - Gloria Mccracken - Goodreads

Everything you ever wanted to know about the French Revolution; probably much, much more. After all, it goes on for 879 pages. Plus notes. So you have to be really, really interested in that period of ... Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

User Review  - S. Saboviec - Goodreads

I really enjoyed the information contained within this book; however, it was very dry and dense for someone who usually reads fiction, primarily science fiction and fantasy. It was an amazing look ... Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

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Great book written from a different perspective. I would give it another half-star if I knew how. Cheers: Temp. Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

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I was hoping this would be a great first general history of the French Revolution. To be sure, it is excellent, but I would recommend it more to a person who is already generally familiar with the historical outline, movements and personalities associated with this period. Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

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Detailed and well-written. Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

User Review  - Buddy Don - Goodreads

Wonderful treatment of an amazing period in history. This is the kind of history I like best, filled with inspiring illustrations and clear maps, and containing one of the best forms of notes ... Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

User Review  - Colin Wolfe - Goodreads

I bought my copy of this book when I was aged 16 years and got through about a third of it before I realised it was a book for me to read at a more mature age. Having read it now, it's clear to me ... Read full review

Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution

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The best history book I've ever read. Read full review


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