From Tribes to Nation

From Tribes to Nation : The Making of France 500-1799

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A SURVEY OF FRENCH HISTORY is the only textbook on the history of France to cover the period from Clovis through the French Revolution. This narrative survey of French history features an integration of social, cultural, economic, and political history.
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  • Paperback | 750 pages
  • 157.5 x 231.1 x 27.9mm | 1,020.59g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • 0155002570
  • 9780155002579

Table of contents

1. The Legacies: Gallo-Romans, Merovingians, and Carolingians. 2. State and Society in Medieval France. 3. The Origins of France and of Western Civilization. 4. The Dark Interlude: The Black Death and the End of Medieval France, c 1270-c 1492. 5. The Age of Gold, c 1490-1559. 6. The Age of Iron, New Identities and the Failure of Order. 7. The New Order. 8. War to the Death, Spain and France, 1635-1659. 9. The Age of Louis XIV. 10. The Social and Economic Revolution. 11. The Road to Revolution. 12. The Death of the Ancien Regime, 1787-August 1798. 13. The Death of the Monarchy. 14. Terror and Triumph, 1792-1794. 15. Revolutionary Legacies.
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1. The Legacies: Gallo-Romans, Merovingians, and Carolingians. 2. State and Society in Medieval France. 3. The Origins of France and of Western Civilization. 4. The Dark Interlude: The Black Death and the End of Medieval France, c 1270-c 1492. 5. The Age of Gold, c 1490-1559. 6. The Age of Iron, New Identities and the Failure of Order. 7. The New Order. 8. War to the Death, Spain and France, 1635-1659. 9. The Age of Louis XIV. 10. The Social and Economic Revolution. 11. The Road to Revolution. 12. The Death of the Ancien Regime, 1787-August 1798. 13. The Death of the Monarchy. 14. Terror and Triumph, 1792-1794. 15. Revolutionary Legacies.
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