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1789
By David Williams

1789

The Long and the Short of it

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1789 by David Williams

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Twelve essays by as many scholars reconsider the French Revolution in the long term and the short term, examining both the immediate events of 1789 and their long shadow over other countries and times, including our own. Some chapters focus on the Paris experience, others give a glimpse of the Revolution in the provinces or beyond the borders of France itself. To determine what it achieved, what it meant, and what it continues to mean, the scope of the study must include history and art, science and literature, Switzerland, England, Germany, Russia, Napoleon's Europe and Mitterand's. These essays originated as public lectures in the University of Sheffield, and retain much of their original liveliness and broad appeal. From a variety of vantage points they view a crucial moment in post-Renaissance history, and gauge how the light of that moment shines in our own time.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781850752868
ISBN-10: 1850752869
Format: Hardback
(240mm x 165mm x 19mm)
Pages: 200
Imprint: Continuum International Publishing Group - Sheffie
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Publish Date: 1-Jul-1991
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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