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A documentary survey of the French Revolution

Label
A documentary survey of the French Revolution
Title
A documentary survey of the French Revolution
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1904-
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Stewart, John Hall
Dewey number
944.04
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
DC141.7
LC item number
.S8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
France
Label
A documentary survey of the French Revolution
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : The antecedents of the French Revolution. International antecedents -- Institutional antecedents -- Intellectual antecedents -- Immediate antecedents -- The Estates General (5 July, 1788-27 June, 1789). Convocation of the Estates General -- Elections and pamphlets -- The Cahiers -- The meeting of the Estates General : formation of a National Constituent Assembly -- The royal session and the Union of the Estates -- The National Constituent Assembly (28 June, 1789-30 September, 1791). The fall of the Bastille -- The August reforms -- The principles of '89 -- The October days -- Reorganization of local government -- Reorganization of the legal system -- Problems in finance and taxation -- Problems in economic reorganization -- Ecclesiastical reorganization --The National Constituent Assembly (continued). Counter-revolution, foreign relations, and revolutionary propaganda -- The flight to Varennes -- The aftermath of Varennes -- The European powers and the threat of intervention -- The later debates on the constitution -- The constitution completed -- The close of the National Constituent Assembly -- The Legislative Assembly (1 October, 1791-20 September, 1792). Counter-revolution and the rejected decrees -- The coming of foreign war -- French military reverses; the revolutionary decrees -- The crisis of June and July, 1792 -- The insurrection of August, 1792 -- The Assembly and the Commune : the invasion of France : the September massacres
  • The consequences of the disorders of August and September, 1792 : the French military revival -- Economic, social, and cultural trends under the Legislative Assembly -- The election of a convention and the termination of the Legislative Assembly -- The first phase of the National Convention (20 September, 1792-2 June, 1793). The creation of a republic : early struggles of Girondins and Jacobins; republican victories and propaganda -- The trial and execution of the king -- The first coalition : French military reverses -- Counter-revolution and the emergency decrees -- The final struggles of Girondins and Jacobins -- Domestic insurrection and economic distress -- The fall of the Girondins -- The second phase of the convention : the reign of terror (3 June, 1793-28 July, 1794). The constitution of '93 -- Federalism, the war crisis, and the levy en masse -- The advent of the terror : military reorganization and Jacobin victories -- The political terror -- The economic terror -- The dechristianization movement and the new calendar -- Cultural trends during the reign of terror -- Factional terrorism : the republic of virtue : the fall of Robespierre -- The final phase of the convention : the Thermidorian reaction (29 July, 1794-26 October, 1795). The reaction in politics and religion
  • Economic problems of the Thermidorians -- Jacobin insurrections and the resurgence of royalism : the end of the first coalition -- The constitution of the Year III -- Cultural trends during the Thermidorian reaction -- The two-thirds decree and the insurrection of 13 Vendemiaire : the close of the convention -- The Directory : first phase (27 October, 1795-31 December, 1797). "Public order" : Babeuf -- Financial and economic problems of the first phase of the Directory -- Foreign policy : the first phase of Bonaparte's Italian campaign -- The close of the Italian campaign -- The first coup d'etat : 18 Fructidor -- The peace of Campo Formio -- The return of Bonaparte -- The Directory : second phase (1 January, 1798-24 December, 1799). The Egyptian expedition -- Propaganda and imperialism -- The second coup d'etat (22 Floreal): the formation of a second coalition -- Renewal of the European war : the third coup d'etat (30 Prairial) -- Economic problems of the second phase of the Directory -- The fall of the Directory : 18 and 19 Brumaire -- The provisional republican consulate and the constitution of the Year VIII -- The close of the Directory -- Conclusion : The consequences of the French Revolution. Of conclusions and consequences -- Immediate consequences -- Ultimate consequences -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm00401456
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxviii, 818 pages
Lccn
51010629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimiles (on lining papers)
System control number
(OCoLC)00401456
Label
A documentary survey of the French Revolution
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : The antecedents of the French Revolution. International antecedents -- Institutional antecedents -- Intellectual antecedents -- Immediate antecedents -- The Estates General (5 July, 1788-27 June, 1789). Convocation of the Estates General -- Elections and pamphlets -- The Cahiers -- The meeting of the Estates General : formation of a National Constituent Assembly -- The royal session and the Union of the Estates -- The National Constituent Assembly (28 June, 1789-30 September, 1791). The fall of the Bastille -- The August reforms -- The principles of '89 -- The October days -- Reorganization of local government -- Reorganization of the legal system -- Problems in finance and taxation -- Problems in economic reorganization -- Ecclesiastical reorganization --The National Constituent Assembly (continued). Counter-revolution, foreign relations, and revolutionary propaganda -- The flight to Varennes -- The aftermath of Varennes -- The European powers and the threat of intervention -- The later debates on the constitution -- The constitution completed -- The close of the National Constituent Assembly -- The Legislative Assembly (1 October, 1791-20 September, 1792). Counter-revolution and the rejected decrees -- The coming of foreign war -- French military reverses; the revolutionary decrees -- The crisis of June and July, 1792 -- The insurrection of August, 1792 -- The Assembly and the Commune : the invasion of France : the September massacres
  • The consequences of the disorders of August and September, 1792 : the French military revival -- Economic, social, and cultural trends under the Legislative Assembly -- The election of a convention and the termination of the Legislative Assembly -- The first phase of the National Convention (20 September, 1792-2 June, 1793). The creation of a republic : early struggles of Girondins and Jacobins; republican victories and propaganda -- The trial and execution of the king -- The first coalition : French military reverses -- Counter-revolution and the emergency decrees -- The final struggles of Girondins and Jacobins -- Domestic insurrection and economic distress -- The fall of the Girondins -- The second phase of the convention : the reign of terror (3 June, 1793-28 July, 1794). The constitution of '93 -- Federalism, the war crisis, and the levy en masse -- The advent of the terror : military reorganization and Jacobin victories -- The political terror -- The economic terror -- The dechristianization movement and the new calendar -- Cultural trends during the reign of terror -- Factional terrorism : the republic of virtue : the fall of Robespierre -- The final phase of the convention : the Thermidorian reaction (29 July, 1794-26 October, 1795). The reaction in politics and religion
  • Economic problems of the Thermidorians -- Jacobin insurrections and the resurgence of royalism : the end of the first coalition -- The constitution of the Year III -- Cultural trends during the Thermidorian reaction -- The two-thirds decree and the insurrection of 13 Vendemiaire : the close of the convention -- The Directory : first phase (27 October, 1795-31 December, 1797). "Public order" : Babeuf -- Financial and economic problems of the first phase of the Directory -- Foreign policy : the first phase of Bonaparte's Italian campaign -- The close of the Italian campaign -- The first coup d'etat : 18 Fructidor -- The peace of Campo Formio -- The return of Bonaparte -- The Directory : second phase (1 January, 1798-24 December, 1799). The Egyptian expedition -- Propaganda and imperialism -- The second coup d'etat (22 Floreal): the formation of a second coalition -- Renewal of the European war : the third coup d'etat (30 Prairial) -- Economic problems of the second phase of the Directory -- The fall of the Directory : 18 and 19 Brumaire -- The provisional republican consulate and the constitution of the Year VIII -- The close of the Directory -- Conclusion : The consequences of the French Revolution. Of conclusions and consequences -- Immediate consequences -- Ultimate consequences -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm00401456
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxviii, 818 pages
Lccn
51010629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimiles (on lining papers)
System control number
(OCoLC)00401456

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