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A concise history of France

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Viking Press , New York
France -- His

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Statement[by] Douglas Johnson.
SeriesA Studio book
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LC ClassificationsDC18 .J64
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
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Open LibraryOL4914285M
ISBN 100670236454
LC Control Number76134900
OCLC/WorldCa139973

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This one is more a tedious litany of dates, a conventional timeline history focusing on excessive detail without thoughtful big picture analysis. The lack of analytic perspective makes both text and voice rather monotonous without the texture and color this book deserves.

This concise yet rich introduction to the French Revolution explores the origins, development, and eventual decline of a movement that defines France to this day. Through an accessible chronological narrative, Sylvia Neely explains the complex events, conflicting groups, and rapid changes that characterized this critical period in French history.5/5(1).

No headers. The exemplary case of absolutist government coming to fruition was that of France in the seventeenth century. The transformation of the French state from a conventional Renaissance-era monarchy to an absolute monarchy began under the reign of Louis XIII, the son of Henry IV (the victor of the French Wars of Religion).

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As such, it provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive study of French. A Concise History of France. It offers the most up-to-date and comprehensive study of French history available.

Among the book's central themes are the. Michael S. Neiberg, a war historian, in a concise history of The Treaty of Versailles, writes a splendid precis of the post-war diplomatic battles. Students of history can learn from Neiberg’s book that less—his text is pages long—can sometimes be more.

It is a short introduction to one of the most important events of the 20th century. This book provides a clear and well-informed guide to French history from the emergence of a strong state in the Ile-de-France in the early middle ages, to the trente glorieuses following the Second World War and the Mitterrand presidency.

As such, it provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive study of French history available. France is currently in its Fifth Republic, established in during upheavals in society. Key People from the History of France King Louis XIV (–): Louis XIV succeeded to the French throne as a minor in and ruled until ; for many contemporaries, he was the only monarch they ever knew.For my book review, I have read and evaluated Sylvia Neely’s history book entitled A Concise History of the French Revolution published in by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Neely’s purpose is to gives an overview of the French revolution with the most important events, the most prominent people and the essential terms.