The French Revolution: A Very Short Introduction - William Doyle

The French Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

By William Doyle

  • Release Date: 2019-12-05
  • Genre: Europe

Description

William Doyle chronicles the unfolding events of the French Revolution, from the quarrels of the first revolutionaries with the king, to the Terror, to the rise of Napoleon. Considering how and why the revolution destroyed the age-old cultural, institutional, and social structures in France, Doyle also explores its lasting effects today.