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France before the Revolution

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Published by Methuen in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • France -- History -- Louis XV, 1715-1774.,
    • France -- History -- Louis XVI, 1774-1793.,
    • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Causes.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 37.

      StatementJ.H. Shennan.
      SeriesLancaster pamphlets
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC131 .S47 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 37 p. ;
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3251646M
      ISBN 100416350305
      LC Control Number83169083

      A Literary Tour de France | The publishing industry in France in the years before the Revolution was a lively and sometimes rough-and-tumble affair, as publishers and printers scrambled to deal with (and if possible evade) shifting censorship laws and tax regulations, in order to cater to a reading public's appetite for books of all kinds, from the famous Encyclop die, repository of reason and.


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The French Revolution (French: Révolution française [ʁevɔlysjɔ̃ fʁɑ̃sɛːz]) was a period of far-reaching social and political upheaval in France and its colonies beginning in The Revolution overthrew the monarchy, established a republic, catalyzed violent periods of political turmoil, and finally culminated in a dictatorship under Napoleon who brought many of its principles to Location: Kingdom of France.

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In Napoleon concluded a "Concordat" with Pope Pius VII that opened peaceful relations between church and state in France. The policies of the Revolution were reversed, except the Church did not get its lands back. Bishops and clergy were to receive state salaries, and the government would pay for the building and maintenance of churches.

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