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Author Dewald, Jonathan, author

Title Status, power, and identity in early modern France : the Rohan family, 1550-1715 / Jonathan Dewald
Published University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 247 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Constructing status : family narratives, family myths -- Constructing identity : Henri de Rohan, 1579/1638 -- Women, gender, and the management of dynastic capital -- Material contexts : wealth, income, strategies -- Followers and servants : aristocracy as collective practice
Summary "Examines the aristocratic experience in early modern France through a close examination of the history of the Rohan, a noble family in the Parisian court who were involved in notable political and religious events from the sixteenth through the eighteenth centuries"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-239) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Rohan, Henri, duc de, 1579-1638
Rohan family
Rohan, Henri, duc de, 1579-1638.
Rohan family.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- France -- History -- 16th century
Aristocracy (Social class) -- France -- History -- 17th century
Aristocracy (Social class) -- France -- History -- 18th century
Aristocracy (Social class)
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
France -- History -- 16th century
France -- History -- 17th century
France -- History -- 18th century
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0271067519 (electronic bk.)
9780271067513 (electronic bk.)