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  • Engineering the Revolutionby Ken Alder

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 30.00

    Engineering the Revolution documents the forging of a new relationship between technology and politics in Revolutionary France, and the inauguration of a distinctively modern form of the ?technological life.?  Here, Ken Alder rewrites the history of the eighteenth century as the total history of one particular artifact?the gun?by offering... more...

  • Re-Writing the French Revolutionary Traditionby Robert Alexander

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 68.00

    This book examines the politics of the French Revolutionary tradition in the early nineteenth century. more...

  • Jacques Chiracby Alan Allport

    Infobase Publishing 2007; US$ 30.00

    For more than 40 years, Jacques Chirac has been at the center of French political life. He has served in every major office of the French state, from mayor of Paris and prime minister to the presidency, which he has held since 1995. This work examines the complex issues and questions surrounding Chirac and his policies. more...

  • Fascists and Honourable Menby Dr Nimrod Amzalak

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 105.00

    Was France fascist in the interwar period? This comprehensive historical, political and sociological account follows the rise of engineers and political "non-conformists" in the first half of the twentieth century, examining the French technocracy's relationship with the rise of fascism in France and later the establishment of the Fourth Republic. more...

  • Massacre at the Champ de Marsby David Andress

    Boydell & Brewer 2000; US$ 90.00

    The massacre exposed the widely differing ways in which post-Revolutionary Parisians construed the word "patriotism", and why the great Revolutionary goal of political unanimity was so elusive. more...

  • The British Periodical Press and the French Revolution 1789-99by Stuart Andrews

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 175.00

    This study challenges the conventional polarities used to describe British politics of the 1790s; Pitt versus Fox, Burke versus Paine, Church versus Dissent, ruling class versus working class, Jacobin versus anti-Jacobin. Such polarities were sedulously promoted by Pitt's wartime government, which applied 'Jacobin' shamelessly to all its critics and... more...

  • The Fifth French Republicby Nicholas Atkin

    Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. 2004; US$ 105.00

    This is an up-to-date political history of the French Fifth Republic, a regime whose obituary has been written several times over, but which stubbornly refuses to die. more...

  • Merovingian Military Organization, 481-751by Bernard S. Bachrach

    University of Minnesota Press 1972; US$ 67.50

    In the area which is now France and was then Gaul, military institutions fundamentally influenced the successes and failures of the Merovingian dynasty, from 481 to 751. Professor Bachrach examines this period in detail, studying the forms of military org more...

  • We'll Always Have Parisby John Baxter

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 11.99

    For more than a century, pilgrims from all over the world seeking romance and passion have made their way to the City of Light. The seductive lure of Paris has long been irresistible to lovers, artists, epicureans, and connoisseurs of the good life. Globe-trotting film critic and writer John Baxter heard her siren song and was bewitched. Now he offers... more...

  • Histoire de France Illustréeby Jacques Beauregard; B. Libbish

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 31.95

    Histoire de France Illustrée more...