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Stuff and Money in the Time of the French Revolution

by Spano, Rebecca L.

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Published
2015
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As New
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First Edition
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9780674047037
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$45.00

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Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.: Harvard University Press, 2015. This is a cultural and material history of paper money during and after the French Revolution; it shows how the new paper currency that was introduced compounded insecurity, multiplied mistrust, and affected the course of the revolution; includes illustrations (black covers with silver lettering on spine; pictorial dust jacket with painting, Country Folk… Read more
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Console and Classify: The French Psychiatric Profession in the Nineteenth Century

by Goldstein, Ian

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780226301617
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$29.95

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Chicago, IL, U.S.A.: University of Chicago Press, 2001. First published in 1987, this is a classic work in the history of science and French intellectual and cultural history; more than a narrative history of the rise of psychiatry in 19th century France, it explains why French psychiatry assumed the form that it did (maroon & white pictorial covers with very… Read more
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The Embattled Self: French Soldiers' Testimony of the Great War

by Smith, Leonard V

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Published
2014
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780801479564
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$19.95

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Ithaca, NY, U.S.A.: Cornell University Press, 2014. This book examines the published testimony of French soldiers about their battlefield experience during World War I in order to understand how they came to terms with the war, how they explained both the experience and themselves (tan pictorial cover with very faint corner crease; otherwise a bright, clean, tight copy in nearly… Read more
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Menace in the West: The Rise of French Anti-Americanism in Modern Times (Contributions in American Studies)

by David Strauss

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Published
1978
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780313203169
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$39.95

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Westport, CT, U.S.A.: Greenwood Press, 1978. This is a study of French intellectuals' response to America in the 1920s which attempts to clarify the interaction between the concerns of the French observer and the dynamic aspects of American life (dark gray cloth with white lettering on front and spine; a bright, clean, tight copy). First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket.… Read more
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The Museum of Fine Arts, Dijon

by Starcky, Emmanuel; Meyer, Helene; Gras, Catherine; Pardoe, Mary (translator)

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Published
1992
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As New
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Paris, France: Musees et Monuments de France, 1992. This is an illustrated history of the one of the finest museums in France and its collections; includes many color reproductons of the paintings and other works of art in the museum (pictorial cover with detail from 15th century painting on the front; a bright, clean, tight copy). Paperback. As New. 8… Read more
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The French Wars, 1792-1815 (Lancaster Pamphlets)

by Esdaile, Charles J

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Published
2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9780415150422
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Routledge, 2001 This is a brief critical introduction to the revolutionary and Napoleonic conflicts; based on current historiography, it discusses the expansion of France, the extent to which Napoleon was responsible for this success, the changing attitude of the French people towards Napoleon, the campaigns of Napoleon and Wellington, and the events leading up to Napoleon's… Read more
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