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The Longman Companion to the French Revolution : Communications - C. Jones

The Longman Companion to the French Revolution


By: C. Jones

Paperback Published: 2nd April 1990
ISBN: 9780582494176
Number Of Pages: 488

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In this major reference work, Colin Jones has gathered together and systemized a mass of information about the origins, course and impact of the French Revolution. Included are political chronologies; examinations of key issues like finance, religion, administration and the economy; an analysis of constitutional change; an exposition of the machinery and impact of the Terror; a guide to the repercussions of the Revolution throughout Europe; concise bibliographies of over 500 key figures and a glossary of over 400 technical terms. It is designed for all those scholars, students, general readers - who are interested in the subject and want accurate, factual data to accompany their wider reading.

'authorative and detailed work of reference on all aspects of the Revolution.' Guardian 'xxx; will be a godsend xxx; It is a most comprehensive dictionary/guide to the period.' Observer

List of maps and figures
Political chronology
The framework of government
The executive
The structure of the terror: the institutions of revolutionary government
International relations and war
Adminsitration, justice and finance
Religion and ideas
Society and economy
Glossary of French revolutionary terms
The revolutionary calendar
Select bibliography
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ISBN: 9780582494176
ISBN-10: 0582494176
Series: Communications
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 488
Published: 2nd April 1990
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.89 x 15.37  x 2.44
Weight (kg): 0.69
Edition Number: 1