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Against Marriage: The Correspondence of La Grande Mademoiselle
University of Chicago Press (2007)
US$20.00

In seventeenth-century France, aristocratic women were valued by their families as commodities to be...

Barricades: The War of the Streets in Revolutionary Paris, 1830-1848

Barricades

The War of the Streets in Revolutionary Paris, 1830-1848

Palgrave Macmillan (2002)
US$56.00

Between 1830 and 1848, Paris was rocked by two successful revolutions, three failed insurrections,...

Napoleon: A Biographical Companion

Napoleon

A Biographical Companion

ABC-CLIO (2002)
US$55.00

This biographical companion provides easy access to information about the Emporer Napoleon through...

The Encyclopedia of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars: A Political, Social, and Military History
ABC-CLIO (2006)
US$285.00

This comprehensive three-volume work on the French Revolution and Napoleon's rule and campaigns...

Black France: Colonialism, Immigration, and Transnationalism

Black France

Colonialism, Immigration, and Transnationalism

Indiana University Press (2006)
US$22.35

"[W]ithout a doubt one of the most important studies so far completed on literature...

Expedition to Disaster
Pen and Sword (2013)
US$10.99

The Athenian expedition to conquer Sicily was one of the pivotal events of the classical period. At...

Reproductions of Banality: Fascism, Literature, and French Intellectual Life

Reproductions of Banality

Fascism, Literature, and French Intellectual Life

University of Minnesota Press (1986)
US$51.00

Reproductions of Banality was first published in 1986. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital...

We'll Always Have Paris: Sex and Love in the City of Light

We'll Always Have Paris

Sex and Love in the City of Light

HarperCollins (2009)
US$14.99

For more than a century, pilgrims from all over the world seeking romance and passion have made...

Re-Writing the French Revolutionary Tradition: Liberal Opposition and the Fall of the Bourbon Monarchy

Re-Writing the French Revolutionary Tradition

Liberal Opposition and the Fall of the Bourbon Monarchy

Cambridge University Press (2003)
US$60.99

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

Henry IV and the Towns: The Pursuit of Legitimacy in French Urban Society, 1589–1610

Henry IV and the Towns

The Pursuit of Legitimacy in French Urban Society, 1589–1610

Cambridge University Press (1999)
US$33.99

A serious study of King Henry IV's relationship with the towns of France, first published in 1999.