2 edition of The French idea of history found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-340) and index.
|LC Classifications||DC36.9 .A76 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 361 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||361|
|LC Control Number||2011011636|
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In The French Idea of History, Carolina Armenteros recovers a very different figure, one with a far more subtle understanding of, and response to, the events of his day.
Maistre emerges from this deeply learned book as the crucial bridge between the Enlightenment and the historicized thought of the nineteenth by: 5. The French idea of history Joseph de Maistre and his heirs, by Carolina Armenteros. Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca [N.Y.].
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