A history of French civilization [by] Georges Duby and Robert Mandrou. Translated by James Blakely Atkinson.

; Mandrou, Robert, author
New York, Random House [1964] .

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Other Authors Mandrou, Robert,
Subjects Civilization.
France -- Civilisation.
France -- Civilization.
France -- Histoire.
France.
Description xvi, 626 pages illustrations, maps 25 cm
Copyright Date [1964]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 604-614).
Summary Attempts to delineate the "total way of life" of the French people from the year 1000 to 1939, without excess dates, lists of kings, et cetera, and to interpret France's role in western civilization.
Contents PART I: THE MIDDLE AGES BY GEORGES DUBY: I. The year 1000 -- II. Feudalism: the eleventh century -- III. The century of great progress: 1070-1180 -- IV. The Capetian synthesis: 1180-1270 -- V. The end of the Middle Ages: the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries -- INITRODUCTION -- VI. The rural milieu and mentality: end of the fifteenth century to the beginning of the eighteenth century -- VII. Urban progress during the sixteenth century: 1500-1640/60 -- VIII. From innovators to fanatics: aspects of the sixteenth century -- IX. "Catholic France" and modern man -- X. The era of Classicism: "The age of Louis XIV" -- XI. The economic and demographic revolution of the eighteenth century -- XII. Fetes galantes and the enlightenment: the century of French Europe -- XIII. The bourgeoisie triumphant: 1789-1845 -- Romantic rebellions -- XV. "Positivist France": 1850-1900 -- XVI. The dawn of a scientific civilization: 1895-1914 -- XVII. Our early twentieth century: sciences, arts, and techniques 1919-1939 -- French civilization and world civilization.
Geographic Area France
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1136321
(OCoLC)ocm01136321
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WorldCat Identities Duby, Georges.
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