Cities and Social Change in Early Modern France by Philip BenedictCities and Social Change in Early Modern France by Philip Benedict

Cities and Social Change in Early Modern France

EditorPhilip Benedict

Paperback | August 10, 1992

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The major changes experienced by France's cities over the period from the end of the middle ages to the eve of the Revolution are explored by six French and North American historians.
Title:Cities and Social Change in Early Modern FranceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:264 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.7 inPublished:August 10, 1992Publisher:Taylor and Francis

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415081610

ISBN - 13:9780415081610


Table of Contents

Contributors:Philip Benedict, Brown Univeristy;Robert Descimon, Centre Nationale de Recherche Scientifique, Paris;Claire Dolan, Universite Laval, Quebec;James R. Farr, Purdue University;Rene Favier, Universite des Sciences Sociales de Grenoble;Frederick M. Irvine, University of Toronto;Robert A. Schneider, Brandeis University

Editorial Reviews

"Every historian of early modern France needs to read this book. The seven essays and accompanying bibliography offer the most up-to-date survey of early modern French urban studies available in English."
-"The Sixteenth Century Journal
"The overall quality is consistently high and Benedict's own fifty-page overview is a "tour de force of synthesis."
-"Social History