The most authoritative treatment we are likely to have for many years—William Doyle, INDEPENDENT
David Andres s' important new book is a major contribution in our efforts to rethink the French Revolution . . . It is also exceptionally well-written—Timothy Tacket, author of BECOMING A REVOLUTIONARY AND WHEN THE KING TOOK FLIGHT
A meticulous account . . . stands beside Simon Schama's Citizens—LITERARY REVIEW
Commendably fair and even-handed . . . A lucid study—Munro Price, SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
About the Author
David Andress is a leading scholar of the French Revolution and an elected Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.