France since the Revolution and other aspects of modern history
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France since the Revolution and other aspects of modern history by A. Cobban

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Published by Cape .
Written in English

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Statementby A. Cobban.
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages 23 cm: Contents: The 'middle class' in France, --The Napoleonic system of administration in France --Administrative pressure in the election of the French Constituent Assembly, April --The influence of the clergy and the 'Instituteurs Primaires' in the election of the French Constituent Assembly, April. Get this from a library! France since the Revolution, and other aspects of modern history.. [Alfred Cobban].   Traces the history of modern France from the end of Napoleon's reign to Francois Hollande in placing it in the context of the revolution and the variety of counter-revolutions. The history is an interesting mixture of French politics, surrounding world events, and French culture/5(50). Bestselling historian and political commentator Jonathan Fenby provides an expert and riveting journey through this period as he recounts and analyses the extraordinary sequence of events of this.

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