French Revolutions For Beginners by Michael LamonicaFrench Revolutions For Beginners by Michael Lamonica

French Revolutions For Beginners

byMichael LamonicaIllustratorTom Motley

Paperback | November 19, 2014

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French Revolutions For Beginners examines the several bloody revolutions and counter-revolutions throughout the course of the 19th century and the constant upheavals and disruptions in France?s ever changing political landscape from 1789-1900. While most people have some familiarity with names like Louis XVI and Napoleon, the details of what exactly happened during the French Revolution?apart from pithy royal pronouncements about cake eating and the ever-falling blade of the guillotine?are often difficult to understand, and for good reason: there were a whopping 15 changes of government in less than a century!
The legacy of the French Revolutions remains with us today; we see it all over the world when an oppressed people rise up against an authoritarian regime demanding their rights as citizens be recognized.
French Revolutions For Beginners presents the major political figures, events and hot-button political issues of this extremely violent, chaotic, confusing - but always exciting - period in a way that is accessible, interesting, and fun to both history buffs and the neophyte alike.
Michael LaMonica is a graduate of the University of Mary Washington where he earned a B.A. in History and was inducted into the National History Honor Society. He subsequently attended Quinnipiac University School of Law where he obtained his J.D. and acted as an editor for the Quinnipiac Probate Law Journal. He currently practices la...
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Title:French Revolutions For BeginnersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 8.78 × 6.22 × 0.51 inPublished:November 19, 2014Publisher:For Beginners BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1934389919

ISBN - 13:9781934389911

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