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Title:
Early modern France, 1560-1715
Author:
Briggs, Robin.
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Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Physical Description:
xi, 241 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
General Note:
"An OPUS book"--Leaf preceding t.p.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780192892843
Format :
Book

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Central Library DC110 .B723 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

This book provides an overall interpretation of a decisive period in French history, from the chaos of the Wars of Religion to the death of Louis XIV. A clear but economical narrative of the major political events is combined with an analysis of the long-term factors which decisively mouldedthe evolution of both state and society.


Author Notes

Robin Briggs is a Fellow of All Souls College and Lecturer in Modern History at Oxford


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