Reflections on the Revolution in France

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$12.95  $12.04
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
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Pages
352
Dimensions
5.0 X 7.6 X 0.7 inches | 0.55 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780199539024

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About the Author

Edmund Burke (1729-1797) was elected as an MP in 1781. He championed the unpopular cause of Catholic emancipation and a great part of his career became dedicated to the problem of India. The French Revolution prompted one of his best-known works Reflections on the Revolution in France

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"Oxford does the student and scholarly world a service by making Reflections available in an affordable edition."--Barbara B. Davis, Antioch College


"Print is clear and the price is right."--Dr. V. Lyle Haskins, Northeastern State University


"Burke's views are as pertinent today as they were 200 years ago. His comments and criticisms of the French Revolution can be applied to 20th century revolutions. It is interesting that his reflections are echoed by so many revisionist French Revolution historians in the past several years. This work allows students to evaluate the events of the revolution from a different perspective."--Professor Jeanne A. Ojala, University of Utah


"I have hoped someday to find a "Reader's Digest" version of Burke. You have produced one, a real service to the profession! Great introduction and bibliography."--Professor Brian E. Strayer, Andrews University


"The annotation of this text will be a great help to students. Mitchell's introduction is likewise clear and to the point."--Marilyn Morris, University of North Texas