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Louis XIV
Taylor and Francis (1986)

Looks at the king and his beliefs, domestic problems, and foreign policy.

The Wars of Louis XIV 1667-1714
Taylor and Francis (2013)

Warfare dominated the long reign of the `Sun-king', Louis XIV. For forty years from 1672, France was...

Louis XIII, the Just
University of California Press (1989)

In this fascinating biography, A. Lloyd Moote provides the first authoritative account of one of the...

Memoirs of the Court of Marie Antoinette: Queen of France
The Floating Press (2008)

Memoirs of the Court of Marie Antoinette is an inside look into the life of Marie Antoinette, Queen...

The History of Napoleon Bonaparte
Joshua James Press (1906)

Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte was a general of the French Revolution, the ruler of France as First...

The French Revolution: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2001)

Beginning with a discussion of familiar images of the French Revolution, garnered from Dickens,...

The History of Napoleon Buonaparte
The Floating Press (1915)

"Nations yet to come will look back upon his history as to some grand and supernatural romance....

The Politics of the Veil
Princeton University Press (2009)

In 2004, the French government instituted a ban on the wearing of "conspicuous signs" of religious...

The French Wars of Religion, 1562–1629
Cambridge University Press (2005)

This is the 2005 second edition of a comprehensive study of the French wars of religion.

The Campaigns of Napoleon
Scribner (2009)

Napoleonic war was nothing if not complex—an ever-shifting kaleidoscope of moves and intentions,...