coming of the French Revolution, 1789. by Georges Lefebvre

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  • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Causes and character.

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SeriesA Vintage book, V-43
ContributionsPalmer, R. R. 1909-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC163 L4515 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination191p.
Number of Pages191
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Open LibraryOL14212762M

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First published inon the eve of the Second World War, and suppressed by the Vichy government, this classic work explains what happened in France inthe first year of the French Revolution. Georges Lefebvre (–) was one of the most important twentieth-century historians of the French Revolution.

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