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Forster, Robert 1926-

Overview
Works: 39 works in 310 publications in 4 languages and 10,593 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Essays  Church history  Case studies  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler
Classifications: H3, 940.2
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Most widely held works by Robert Forster
Preconditions of revolution in early modern Europe by Robert Forster( Book )

53 editions published between 1970 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European society in the eighteenth century by Robert Forster( Book )

22 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family and society : selections from the Annales, économies, sociétés, civilisations by Robert Forster( Book )

18 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biology of man in history : selections from the Annales, économies, sociétés, civilisations by Robert Forster( Book )

19 editions published in 1975 in English and Multiple languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food and drink in history : selections from the Annales, économies, sociétes, civilisations, volume 5 by Robert Forster( Book )

17 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rural society in France : selections from the Annales ; économies, sociétés, civilisations by Robert Forster( Book )

12 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For this volume from Annales we have selected not only those articles that treat the impact of the events of a decade or the secular trends of a millenniumon the agrarian structure of France but also those that describe the peculiar combination of physical surroundings traditions habits and "tone" that give the village its special character and durability. Hence three of the eight selections treat specific villages. The essays are qualitative, despite their precision about acreages and occupations; interdisciplinary, relying heavily upon cultural anthropology and folklore; and, above all, subtle in performing the double role of describing in depth the activities and values of a restricted number of human beings and of evoking situations that reflect a timeless, human dimension--the durable
The nobility of Toulouse in the eighteenth century : a social and economic study by Robert Forster( Book )

29 editions published between 1960 and 1972 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deviants and the abandoned in French society : selections from the Annales, économies, sociétés, civilisations, volume IV( Book )

14 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ritual, religion, and the sacred : selections from the Annales--économies, sociétes, civilisations, volume 7( Book )

12 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house of Saulx-Tavanes; Versailles and Burgundy, 1700-1830 by Robert Forster( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merchants, landlords, magistrates : the Depont family in eighteenth-century France by Robert Forster( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enterprise and entrepreneurs in nineteenth-and twentieth-century France( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medicine and society in France : selections from the Annales, economies, sociétés, civilisations, volume 6( Book )

11 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume takes the approach that medicine is a social phenomenon with a biological basis and an intellectual content. While diseases, societies, and ideas can change independently of one another or concurrently, the conjuncture of the three is at the heart of medical practice. The essays included in this book explore the relationships between medicine and the society and time in which it was practiced
Sugar and slavery, family and race : the letters and diary of Pierre Dessalles, planter in Martinique, 1808-1856 by Pierre Dessalles( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two senior historians of ancien régime societies have deftly translated and introduced selected pages of this extraordinary diary left by a planter of old lineage who lived through momentous changes in Caribbean society and economy"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
European diet from pre-industrial to modern times by Elborg Forster( Book )

6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European and non-European societies, 1450-1800( Book )

15 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeds of change : peasants, nobles, and rural revolution in 18th-century France by Robert Forster( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History on peasants, nobles, and rural revolution in 18th-century France
European and non-European societies, 1450-1800( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erscheinungsformen der Plantagensklaverei im 18. Jahrhundert : ein Strukturvergleich zwischen Virginia und Saint-Domingue by Robert Forster( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European and non-European societies, 1450-1800( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sugar and slavery, family and race : the letters and diary of Pierre Dessalles, planter in Martinique, 1808-1856
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