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The past in French history

by Robert Gildea

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Public opinion -- France -- History,
    • National characteristics, French,
    • Memorial rites and ceremonies -- Political aspects -- France,
    • Church and state -- France -- History,
    • France -- Civilization

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-405) and index.

      StatementRobert Gildea.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC33 .G48 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 418 p. :
      Number of Pages418
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1418656M
      ISBN 100300057997
      LC Control Number93028536

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The Past in French History. This fascinating book examines how the past pervades French public life, how the French both commemorate their past triumphs, heroes, and martyrs and attempt to erase the more violent events in their history/5. The Past in French History Hardcover – Ap by Robert Gildea (Author) › Visit Amazon's Robert Gildea Page.

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Arranged thematically, its scope is awesome: Gildea The past in French history book in a vast sweep of time and personalities, from Louis XVI to the student leaders ofwithout resorting to sweeping statements. The Past in French History by Robert Gildea and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Past in French History by Gildea, Robert - AbeBooks.

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