The Age of Absolutism (Routledge Revivals)
|Series title:||Routledge Revivals Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $155.00|
| Book Description: |
The end of eighteenth century is often regarded as the watershed between the feudal Europe of the Middle Ages and the modern Europe of the nineteenth century and beyond. The chronology covered in this title, first published in 1954, is vast, but covers an intellectually stimulating and exciting period of European history. The pinnacle of absolute monarchy is cemented in Louis XIV's France, eventually giving way to reform and revolution; the Russian Empire becomes an important player...