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Revolt in prerevolutionary France

the Prince de Conti"s conspiracy against Louis XV, 1755-1757

by John D. Woodbridge

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Conti, Louis François de Bourbon, prince de, 1717-1776.,
    • Louis XV, King of France, 1710-1774 -- Assassination attempt, 1757.,
    • Offenses against heads of state -- France.,
    • Nobility -- France -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-236) and index.

      StatementJohn D. Woodbridge.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC135.C58 W66 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 242 p. ;
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1096843M
      ISBN 100801849454
      LC Control Number94021460

      France - France - France, – The year is the great dividing line in the history of modern France. The fall of the Bastille, a medieval fortress used as a state prison, on J , symbolizes for France, as well as for other nations, the end of the premodern era characterized by an organicist and religiously sanctioned traditionalism. Buy The Forbidden Bestsellers of Pre-Revolutionary France New edition by Darnton, Robert (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6).

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Woodbridge’s published works include The History of Biblical Authority (Zondervan, ), The Evangelicals (Abingdon, ), and Revolt in Prerevolutionary France: The Conspiracy of the Prince de Conti Against Louis XV () (Johns Hopkins, ). The peasant revolt moved the revolution from the cities to the most remote rural areas.

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