Physical Description:print 135 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Publisher:Oxford : New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-123) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Echoes -- Why it happened -- How it happened -- What it ended -- What it started -- Where it stands -- Timeline : important dates of the French Revolution -- The revolutionary calendar.
Beginning with a discussion of familiar images of the French Revolution, this work looks at how the ancien régime became ancien as well as examining cases in which achievement failed to match ambition.