The crisis of the absolute monarchy : France from Old Regime to revolution /
For generations of historians, 1789 was a defining moment in world history and it has been said to mark, amongst other things, the triumph of the bourgeoisie, the birth of modernity, the rise of nationalism or even the invention of ideology. To explain an event of such magnitude it was understandabl...
|Other Authors:||Swann, Julian., Félix, Joël, 1960-|
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