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  • Politische Freundschaft bei Hofeby Christian Kühner

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 37.31

    Welche Rolle spielt Freundschaft in der Welt des französischen Adels im siebzehnten Jahrhundert und insbesondere in der politischen Dynamik am Hof? Diese Frage nimmt Christian Kühner in diesem Band in den Blick. Gestützt auf Briefe und Memoiren stellt er verschiedene Dimensionen der Freundschaft vor. Neben der Semantik der Wörter »ami« und »amitié«... more...

  • Die Französische Revolutionby Hans-Ulrich Thamer

    C.H. Beck 2013; US$ 7.46

    Kaum ein Ereignis hat die Geschichte der Moderne so tief geprägt wie die Französische Revolution von 1789 bis 1799. Sie eröffnete eine Phase grundstürzender Veränderungen der politischen, sozialen und kulturellen Verhältnisse in Frankreich. Als ein epochales Ereignis hat die Französische Revolution weit über den nationalen Rahmen hinaus tiefe Spuren... more...

  • The Holy Placeby Henry Lincoln

    Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 14.95

    From the coauthor of Holy Blood, Holy Grail ?a basis for The Da Vinci Code ?comes a deeper exploration of the secrets of Rennes-le-Château. In 1982, Henry Lincoln, along with colleagues Michael Baigent and Richard Leigh, published Holy Blood, Holy Grail , which became an immediate international bestseller. It investigated Rennes-le-Château, a... more...

  • Not Dead Yetby Herbert Gold

    Arcade Publishing 2011; US$ 12.95

    An upbeat memoir to savor and admire, Still Alive! proves that in your later years you can still be going strong . . . and having fun! ?Old age is a shipwreck,? Charles de Gaulle once observed. Not so, says Herb Gold in this lively, often hilarious memoir of his first seven decades. He is clearly enjoying every moment to its fullest. This is a... more...

  • Dying Without God: Francois Mitterrand's Meditations on Living and Dyingby Franz-Oliver Giesbert

    Arcade Publishing 1998; US$ 14.95

    Is one ever truly ready to face death? Can one, without faith, view death as a beginning rather than an end, an annihilation? This moving, touching, and enlightening book—a moving elegy from the mind of one of this century's major statesmen—addresses these and many other poignant questions relative to mortality—and immortality. more...

  • Under the Hammerby Fiona Watson

    Birlinn 2013; US$ 11.83

    War truly begins when the invading army, conquest complete, goes home. It is the relationship between the native population and those remaining behind as part of the new administration which holds the key to our understanding of not only the mechanisms of conquest, but also the fundamental elements of government desired by societies. Nowhere is this... more...

  • Images of Kingship in Early Modern Franceby Adrianna E. Bakos

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 158.00

    Louis XI, known as "The Spider King" because he wove many intricate plots, lives on in popular imagination primarily as a villain and a cruel, cunning, rather unscrupulous character. Absolutists fled to his banner whilst constitutionalists reviled him as a rapacious totalitarian murderer. In Images of Kingship in Early Modern France , Adrianna Bakos... more...

  • The Emperor on the Battlefield: Napoleon's Worth as a Military Commanderby Felix Christoph Lotzin

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 32.65

    Hauptbeschreibung This book seeks to explore two working hypotheses: Firstly, that Napoleon's alleged military superiority in terms of skill and battlefield competence over his peers can be empirically quantified and proven. Secondly, that the results of Napoleonic warfare can be predicted by applying the theory of Contest Success Functions to these... more...

  • The Power of Indignationby Stéphane Hessel; E. C. Belli

    Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 16.95

    The astonishing life of the writer named by the New York Times “one of the last living heroes of the darkest era of the twentieth century.? His brief pamphlet Indignez-vous! (Cry Out!) is an international bestseller, calling for a return to the values of his native France?s “greatest generation,? the resistance fighters of World War II. It has... more...

  • Der Schatten des Volkesby Peter Geiss

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2011; US$ 70.00

    Benjamin Constant (1767?1830) war Abgeordneter der Deputiertenkammer und führender Verfassungstheoretiker des französischen Frühliberalismus. Mit seinem strikt basisorientierten Repräsentationskonzept wandte er sich gegen den von der jakobinischen Revolutionsregierung und Napoleon Bonaparte gleichermaßen erhobenen Anspruch, das Gemeinwohl der französischen... more...