Library Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Naper Blvd. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
     
Limit search to available items
Results Page:  Previous Next
Author Sutherland, Donald (Donald M. G.)

Title Liberty and its price [sound recording] : understanding the French Revolution / by Donald M.G. Sutherland.

Publication Info. Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, [2008]
℗2008
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Books on CD Nonfiction Oversize  944.04 SUT    AVAILABLE
QR Code
Description 7 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (72 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm)
Series Modern scholar.
Performer Professor Donald M.G. Sutherland.
Note "14 lectures, 7 compact discs"
Accompanying course guide includes bibliographical references.
Summary Examines how massive counterrevolutionary movements profoundly affected the course of the Revolution, leading to the failure of constitutional government and, ultimately, to an elitist dictatorship (in the person of Napoleon Bonaparte) that paved the way for many of the struggles of the nineteenth century. Also explained is how the revolution's effects varied greatly according to regional economies, social structures, and religious affiliations.
Contents Definition of revolution -- Revolution of elites -- Popular revolution -- restructuring and early opposition -- War revolutionizes the revolution -- Massacres and republic -- Death of a king -- Terror -- Thermidor or the failure of law -- The directory and victory -- The road to Brumaire -- Formation of a dictatorship -- Empire -- Disaster.
Subject France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Sound recordings.
Local Subject BOOKS ON COMPACT DISC.
Genre Audiobooks.
Added Author Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN 9781436141604
1436141605
9781436141611 (booklet)
1436141613 (booklet)
Music No. UC127 Recorded Books
Patron reviews: add a review
Click for more information
BOOK ON CD
No one has rated this material

You can...
Also...
- Find similar reads
- Add a review
- Sign-up for Newsletter
- Suggest a purchase
- Can't find what you want?
More Information