The Resource Becoming a Revolutionary : the Deputies of the French National Assembly and the Emergence of a Revolutionary Culture (1789-1790), (electronic resource)

Becoming a Revolutionary : the Deputies of the French National Assembly and the Emergence of a Revolutionary Culture (1789-1790), (electronic resource)

Label
Becoming a Revolutionary : the Deputies of the French National Assembly and the Emergence of a Revolutionary Culture (1789-1790)
Title
Becoming a Revolutionary
Title remainder
the Deputies of the French National Assembly and the Emergence of a Revolutionary Culture (1789-1790)
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here Timothy Tackett tests some of the diverse explanations of the origins of the French Revolution by examining the psychological itineraries of the individuals who launched it--the deputies of the Estates General and the National Assembly. Based on a wide variety of sources, notably the letters and diaries of over a hundred deputies, the book assesses their collective biographies and their cultural and political experience before and after 1789. In the face of the current ""revisionist"" orthodoxy, it argues that members of the Third Estate differed dramatically from the Nobility in wealt
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
944.04
Index
no index present
LC call number
DC165
LC item number
.T33 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Becoming a Revolutionary : the Deputies of the French National Assembly and the Emergence of a Revolutionary Culture (1789-1790), (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations ; Acknowledgments ; Note on Translations; Abbreviations ; INTRODUCTION; PART ONE: DEPUTY BACKGROUNDS; CHAPTER ONE ; The Three Estates: A Collective Biography; CHAPTER TWO ; A Revolution of the Mind?; CHAPTER THREE; The Political Apprenticeship; PART TWO: ORIGINS OF THE REVOLUTIONARY DYNAMIC; CHAPTER FOUR ; The Creation of the National Assembly; CHAPTER FIVE ; The Experience of Revolution; CHAPTER SIX ; Factional Formation and the Revolutionary Dynamic: August to November; PART THREE: POLITICS AND REVOLUTION; CHAPTER SEVEN ; The Deputies as Lawgivers
  • CHAPTER EIGHT Jacobins and Capuchins: The Revolutionary Dynamic Through April 1790; CHAPTER NINE; To End a Revolution; CONCLUSION; APPENDIX I; Marriage Dowries of Deputies in Livres; APPENDIX II; Estimated Deputy Fortunes and Incomes in Livres at the End of the Old Regime; APPENDIX III; Leading Deputy Speakers during the National Assembly; SOURCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn884012599
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (373 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400864317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt735kkc
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33102600
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884012599
  • jstordda1400864313

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