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Journal of My Life

Journal of My Life( )
Author: Ménétra, Jacques-Louis
Goldhammer, Arthur
Roche, Daniel
Darnton, Robert
Publication Date:May 1989
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $36.00
Book Description:

Jaques-Louis Menetra's journal reads like a historian's dream come true. It conveys his understanding of what it meant to grow up in Paris, where he was born in 1738; to tramp around provincial shops on a journeyman's tour de France; to settle down as a Parisian master with a shop and family of his own; and to live through the great events of the Revolution as a militant in his local Section.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / General
Social Science / Sociology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.967 x 9.087 x 0.835 Inches
Book Weight:1.355 Pounds
Author Biography
Ménétra, Jacques-Louis (Author)
Arthur Goldhammer is the translator for numerous books including Neoconservatism: The Biography of a Movement, Algerian Chronicles, The Society of Equals, and Capital in the Twenty-First Century. He received the French-American Translation Prize in 1990 for his translation of A Critical Dictionary of the French Revolution.


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