Vous voulez voir cette page en français ? Cliquez ici.


or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Tell the Publisher!
I'd like to read this book on Kindle

Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

France 1661-1789: An Anatomy of the Ancien Regime [Hardcover]

T. J. A. Le Goff

Price: CDN$ 106.00 & FREE Shipping. Details
Pre-order Price Guarantee. Learn more.
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
This title has not yet been released.
You may pre-order it now and we will deliver it to you when it arrives.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. Gift-wrap available.

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Hardcover CDN $106.00  
Paperback --  

Book Description

Feb. 15 2005 0340645326 978-0340645321
Looking at France under its last three absolute rulers, this text sets the political history of the period within a social framework, drawing on recent research into the institutions, social structure, and economy. An analysis of the changes made to the traditional monarchy under Louis XIV is the foundation of an analysis over the entire period of the machinery of government, dealing with the development and progressive rationalization of central and local administration, the growing importance of field agents of the central government, and the social characteristics of the servants of the Bourbon monarchy. Assessing the difficulties facing the monarchy in ruling the country and the factors interfering with and reinforcing state power, Professor Le Goff's penetrating study offers an integrated political narrative for the period 1715-89 together with an interpretation of the Bourbon monarchy within its own time - not merely as a prelude to the regime that took its place in 1789.

Special Offers and Product Promotions

  • Pre-order Price Guarantee! Order now and if the Amazon.ca price decreases between your order time and the end of the day of the release date, you'll receive the lowest price. Here's how (restrictions apply)
  • Join Amazon Student in Canada


Product Details

  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Hodder Education (Feb. 15 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0340645326
  • ISBN-13: 978-0340645321
  •  Would you like to give feedback on images?


Sell a Digital Version of This Book in the Kindle Store

If you are a publisher or author and hold the digital rights to a book, you can sell a digital version of it in our Kindle Store. Learn more

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
This item has not yet been released and is not eligible to be reviewed.

Look for similar items by category


Feedback