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ISBN:
0816027625
Author:
Steven Otfinoski
Category:
Europe
Language:
English
Publisher:
Facts on File (April 1993)
Pages:
128 pages
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1449 kb
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A thoroughly detailed study of the ten year period in which France moved from monarchy to democracy, and then abruptly to dictatorship.

Home Otfinoski, Steven Triumph and Terror: The French Revolution. From School Library Journal: Grade 9-12-A thorough, detailed study of the French Revolution and the events leading up to it. Triumph and Terror: The French Revolution. The text is divided into 11 chapters, includes extensive sidebars that highlight important personalities of the day, such as Rousseau, Mirabeau, David, Guillotin, and Lafayette, and has an annotated list of further reading. The chronology, at times, disagrees with the text; many of the black-and-white period reproductions are overly dark; and the map of Paris is incomplete.

Steven Otfinoski's Triumph and Terror (Facts on File, 1993) and Susan Banfield's The Rights of Man, the Reign of Terror (Lippincott, 1990) are vastly superior to Corzine's effort. Both use fewer but more pertinent quotes, are readable and interesting, and conclude with thorough summaries. Otfinoski's book, the more scholarly of the two, also has an excellent chronology. Series: World History Series.

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The absolute rule of the monarch had ceased, and feudalism had been destroyed. With the end of the ancien regime, the new bourgeois gained political power at the expense of the aristocracy and Church. He then traces the fascinating history of France through revolution, terror, and counter-revolution, to the triumph of Napoleon in 1802, analyzing throughout the impact of the events on Europe. The French Revolution took the whole of Europe by surprise," he writes.

Triumph and Terror: The French Revolution, Facts On File (New York . In School Library Journal, Jonathan Betz-Zall observed that "Otfinoski's friendly, low-key approach" made his book particularly effective.

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Learn more Browse library . The French Revolution: Terror and Triumph. This e-Book takes a look at some of these ambitious world travelers that have helped map the modern world – from the Vikings, Marco Polo, Christopher Columbus, to Amerigo Vespucci. Heather Schwartz (author). Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433383786. Primary source materials offer a glimpse into the past as students immerse themselves with authentic maps, artifacts, and images from that era. Build literacy and subject content knowledge with this high-interest book that explores history, geography, and other social studies topics.

The French Revolution was a period of major social upheaval that began in 1787 and ended in 1799. The Reign of Terror, during which the Revolutionary government arrested 300,000 suspects, resulting in at least 25,000 deaths

Philosophy & Religion. Lifestyles & Social Issues. The French Revolution was a period of major social upheaval that began in 1787 and ended in 1799. It sought to completely change the relationship between the rulers and those they governed and to redefine the nature of political power. It proceeded in a back-and-forth process between revolutionary and reactionary forces. The Reign of Terror, during which the Revolutionary government arrested 300,000 suspects, resulting in at least 25,000 deaths. The abolition of feudalism in France. The abolition of the monarchy and the deaths of King Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette.

A thoroughly detailed study of the ten year period in which France moved from monarchy to democracy, and then abruptly to dictatorship.