Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The New Regime: Transformations of the French Civic Order, 1789-1820s” as Want to Read:
The New Regime: Transformations of the French Civic Order, 1789-1820s
by Isser Woloch
Confident that they had broken with a discredited past, French revolutionaries after 1789 referred to pre-revolutionary times as the ancien regime (old regime). The National Assembly proclaimed the sovereignty of the people, grasping the reins of power and asserting the supremacy of law over all other interests. Even as the liberalism of 1789 collapsed into the Terror and ...more
Published November 17th 1995 by W. W. Norton & Company
(first published November 1st 1995)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.