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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 48 related to Utopia's Garden: French Natural History from Old Regime to Revolution.   

The Obstructed Path: French Social Thought in the Years of Desperation, 1930 ...

Henry Stuart Hughes - History - 1969 - 304 pages
The years of political and social despair in France-from the great depression through the Nazi occupation, Resistance, and liberation, to the Algerian War-forced French ...
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The Hundred Years War: England and France at War C.1300-c.1450

C. T. Allmand - History - 1988 - 207 pages
This is a comparative study of how the societies of late-medieval England and France reacted to the long period of conflict between them commonly known as the Hundred Years War ...
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Renaissance Warrior and Patron: The Reign of Francis I

R. J. Knecht - History - 1994 - 640 pages
A paperback of Knecht's comprehensive account of one of France's most important monarchs.
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The Waldensian Dissent: Persecution and Survival, C.1170-c.1570

Gabriel Audisio - History - 1999 - 234 pages
The Poor of Lyons, whom their detractors called 'Waldensians' - after the name of their founder Waldo (or Vaudès) - first emerged around 1170 and formed in common with other ...
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Maistre: Considerations on France

Joseph de Maistre, Richard A. Lebrun, Isaiah Berlin - History - 1994 - 132 pages
Joseph de Maistre's Considerations on France (1797) is the best known French equivalent of Burke's Reflections on the Revolution in France. The work of the self-exiled Maistre ...
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Louis XV and the Parlement of Paris, 1737-55

John Rogister - History - 2002 - 316 pages
An account of the relationship between Louis XV, the clergy of France, and the Parlement of Paris in the mid-eighteenth century.
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Absolutism and Society in Seventeenth-Century France: State Power and ...

William Beik - History - 1985 - 375 pages
Why was Louis XIV successful in pacifying the same aristocrats who had been troublesome for Richelieu and Mazarin? What role did absolutism play in reinforcing or changing the ...
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The French Peasantry in the Seventeenth Century

Pierre Goubert - History - 1986 - 256 pages
Presenting the regional, social and economic variety of pre-modern France, this survey of rural life examines the crucial external relationships between peasant/priest and ...
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Reinterpreting the French Revolution: A Global-Historical Perspective

Bailey Stone - History - 2002 - 292 pages
Bailey Stone uses recent scholarship on the diplomatic, political, social, economic, and cultural history of eighteenth-century revolutionary France to examine the outbreak of ...
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