Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Soldier and Peasant in French Popular Culture, 1766-1870

Soldier and Peasant in French Popular Culture, 1766-1870( )
Author: Hopkin, David M.
Series title:Royal Historical Society Studies in History New Ser.
ISBN:978-1-84383-843-2
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Boydell & Brewer, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $25.95
Book Description:

Revolutionary France gave the modern world the concept of the "nation-in-arms", a potent combination of nationalism, militarism and republicanism embodied in the figure of the conscript. But it was not a concept shared by those most affected by conscription, the peasantry, who regarded the soldier as representative of an entirely different way of life. Concentrating on the militarised borderlands of eastern France, this book examines the disjuncture between the patriotic expectations...
More Description

Book Details
Pages:408
Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / France
Social Science / Popular Culture
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.513 x 9.048 x 0.812 Inches
Book Weight:1.386 Pounds

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play itunes_store

Featured Books

The Versions of Us
Barnett, Laura
Paperback: $15.99
Around the Way Girl
Henson, Taraji P.
Paperback: $16.00
When Dimple Met Rishi
Menon, Sandhya
Electronic book text:

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.