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The Ancien Regime and the Revolution - Tocqueville, Alexis De, and Bonner, John (Translated by)
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A powerful new translation of de Tocqueville's influential look at the origins of modern France The Ancien R???gime and the Revolution is a comparison of revolutionary France and the despotic rule it toppled. Alexis de Tocqueville (1805-59) is an objective observer of both periods - providing a merciless critique of the ancien r???gime, with its venality, oppression and inequality, yet acknowledging the reforms introduced under Louis XVI, and claiming that the post-Revolution state was in many ways as tyrannical as that ...

The Ancien Regime and the Revolution 2019,

ISBN-13: 9781420962734

Trade paperback

The Ancien Régime and the Revolution 2008, Penguin Group, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780141441641

Trade paperback