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Furet, François 1927-1997

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Interpreting the French Revolution by François Furet( Book )

97 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author applies the philosophies of Alexis de Tocqueville and Augustin Cochin to both historical and contemporary explanations of the French Revolution
French Revolution by François Furet( Book )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical dictionary of the French Revolution by François Furet( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolutionary France, 1770-1880 by François Furet( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces more than a century of turbulence and change in France, from the final years of Louis XVI, through the years of the Napoleonic Empire, to the establishment of the Third Republic in 1871
The passing of an illusion : the idea of communism in the twentieth century by François Furet( Book )

7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The late Francois Furet was acknowledged as this century's preeminent historian of the French Revolution. But several years before his untimely death, he turned his attention to the consequences and aftermath of another critical revolution in the history of the modern world - the Communist revolution. The result, Le passe d'une illusion, was published initially in France, where it was critically acclaimed and went on to be a bestseller. Not surprisingly, it also became a catalyst for discussion and controversy on both sides of the Atlantic. Now available in English, The Passing of an Illusion can be understood, certainly, as a study of Communism but also as a history of the myth of Communism as it was perpetuated by its admirers." "Furet illuminates how the support for Communism and its embodiment, the Soviet Union, became virtually synonymous with "anti-Fascism" and how this intellectually strategic arrangement reverberated through the West."--Jacket
In the workshop of history by François Furet( Book )

41 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marx and the French Revolution by François Furet( Book )

26 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unanswered questions : Nazi Germany and the genocide of the Jews by François Furet( Book )

9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several noted historians provide essays which debate and discuss the origins, meanings, and implications for the future based on the experience of the Holocaust. provides answers to issues that have never been examined
La Révolution française by François Furet( Book )

99 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une histoire de la Révolution française que l'auteur, ne se limitant pas aux dix années généralement étudiées, fait commencer en 1770 pour s'achever vers 1880, et dans laquelle il s'intéresse philosophiquement à la nature et à la fécondité de la passion révolutionnaire
Lire et écrire : l'alphabétisation des Français de Calvin à Jules Ferry by François Furet( Book )

62 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The French Revolution and the creation of modern political culture( Book )

12 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old régime and the French Revolution by Alexis de Tocqueville( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and French and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Old Regime and the Revolution is Alexis de Tocqueville's great meditation on the origins and meanings of the French Revolution. One of the most profound and influential studies of this pivotal event, it remains a relevant and stimulating discussion of the problem of preserving individual and political freedom in the modern world. Alan Kahan's translation provides a faithful, readable rendering of Tocqueville's last masterpiece, and includes notes and variants which reveal Tocqueville's sources and include excerpts from his drafts and revisions. The introduction by France's most eminent scholars of Tocqueville and the French Revolution, Françoise Melonio and the late François Furet, provides a brilliant analysis of the work
Dictionnaire critique de la Révolution française by François Furet( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le passé d'une illusion : essai sur l'idée communiste au XXe siècle by François Furet( Book )

33 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in French and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'auteur s'est appliqué à écrire l'histoire de l'"illusion" communiste aussi longtemps que l'U.R.S.S. lui a donné consistance et vie
Fascism and communism by François Furet( Book )

31 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In his major work on communism, the international bestseller The Passing of an Illusion, the eminent French historian Francois Furet devoted a lengthy footnote to German historian Ernst Nolte's interpretation of fascism. Nolte responded, a correspondence ensued, and the result was the remarkable exchange presented in this volume. Fascism and Communism offers readers the rare opportunity to witness and learn from a confrontation between two of the world's most distinguished historians over one of the most serious subjects of our time. Each from a different perspective, Furet and Nolte offer compelling arguments for the common genealogy of these two ideologies as well as reasons for the intellectual community's rejection of this explosive thesis throughout the twentieth century. This discussion leads to a deeper understanding of the nature of totalitarianism as well as the trajectory and interpretation of modern European history."--Jacket
Das Zeitalter der europäischen Revolution 1780-1848 by Louis Bergeron( Book )

107 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Révolution : de Turgot à Jules Ferry : 1770-1880 by François Furet( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in French and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om den franske revolution og baggrunden for den
Reading and writing : literacy in France from Calvin to Jules Ferry by François Furet( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La gauche et la Révolution française au milieu du XIXe siècle : Edgar Quinet et la question du jacobinisme, 1865-1870 by François Furet( Book )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in French and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Révolution by François Furet( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in French and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les auteurs de ce magnifique ouvrage illustré en deux tomes ont profondément "repensé" la Révolution française en ce qui concerne les structures économiques et sociales de l'ancien régime. Leur texte clair, agrémenté d'une abondante et très riche illustration (iconographie d'époque, en noir et blanc surtout), tient compte des travaux récents (avant 1965) et présente une image de la Révolution plus objective que celle des générations précédentes. [SDM]
 
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A critical dictionary of the French Revolution
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Fire, Fransoa

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Фурет, Франçоис 1927-1997

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Фюре, Франсуа 1927-1997

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فرانسوا فوريه، 1927-1997

フュレ, フランソワ

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弗朗索瓦·福雷

弗朗索瓦·福雷 20世紀法國歷史學家,以對法國大革命時期的歷史研究著稱

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French RevolutionA critical dictionary of the French RevolutionRevolutionary France, 1770-1880The passing of an illusion : the idea of communism in the twentieth centuryIn the workshop of historyMarx and the French RevolutionThe French Revolution and the creation of modern political cultureThe old régime and the French RevolutionFascism and communism