The Making of Revolutionary Paris, by David Garrioch
Published by California University Press in 2002, 382 pages. Paperback (N3724)
Brand New Book
An excellent general history as well as an innovative synthesis of new research, this book combines vivid portraits of individual lives, accounts of social trends, and analyses of significant events as it explores the evolution of Parisian society during the eighteenth century and reveals the city's pivotal role in shaping the French Revolution......
This absorbing book is the first to look comprehensively at the effect of the Revolution on city life, taking French history in new directions and providing a new understanding of the Parisian and the European past