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Aristocracy and its enemies in the age of revolution, William Doyle

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Aristocracy and its enemies in the age of revolution
Title
Aristocracy and its enemies in the age of revolution
Statement of responsibility
William Doyle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how the French revolutionaries tried to abolish the nobility, analysing the intellectual roots of hostility to nobles, the steps by which revolutionaries turned against aristocracy, the impact of persecution, emigration, confiscation, and Terror, and the long-term consequences of these developments for the nobility. - ;Since time immemorial Europe had been dominated by nobles and nobilities. In the eighteenth century their power seemed better entrenched than ever. But in 1790 the French revolutionaries made a determined attempt to abolish nobility entirely. 'Aristocracy' became the t
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1942-
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Doyle, William
Dewey number
944.04
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • France
  • Aristocracy (Political science)
  • Nobility
  • Aristocracy (Political science)
  • Nobility
  • France
  • France
  • Public opinion
Label
Aristocracy and its enemies in the age of revolution, William Doyle
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-356) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Aristocracy ascendant : the world of eighteenth-century nobility -- Ideologies of inequality -- Ageless antagonisms : the limits of discontent -- Aristocracy avoided : America and the Cincinnati -- Straws in the wind : the breakdown of the old order -- Aristocracy attacked : the rise and fall of the noble order -- Aristocracy abolished : the destruction of noble power -- Ci-devants, 1790-1792 -- Persecution, 1792-1799 -- Ambiguous aftermaths
Control code
ocn437414188
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 371 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191568275
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437414188
Label
Aristocracy and its enemies in the age of revolution, William Doyle
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-356) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Aristocracy ascendant : the world of eighteenth-century nobility -- Ideologies of inequality -- Ageless antagonisms : the limits of discontent -- Aristocracy avoided : America and the Cincinnati -- Straws in the wind : the breakdown of the old order -- Aristocracy attacked : the rise and fall of the noble order -- Aristocracy abolished : the destruction of noble power -- Ci-devants, 1790-1792 -- Persecution, 1792-1799 -- Ambiguous aftermaths
Control code
ocn437414188
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 371 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191568275
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)437414188

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