Citizens

Citizens

A Chronicle of the French Revolution

Book - 1989
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Instead of the dying Old Regime, Schama presents an ebullient country, vital and inventive, infatuated with novelty and technology -- a strikingly fresh view of Louis XVI's France. ANew York Timesbestseller in hardcover. 200 illustrations. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1989
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780394559483
0394559487
Branch Call Number: 944.04 Sc
Description: xx, 948 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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