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Author Hardwick, Julie, 1962-

Title Family business : litigation and the political economies of daily life in early modern France / Julie Hardwick
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2009]
copyright 2009
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 257 pages)
Summary In 17th-century France, families were essential in the shaping of capitalism and the process of state formation. Exploring civil lawsuits in French cities, 'Family Business' reveals the part that the management of everyday difficulties, in court and out, played in these wider phenomena
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Families -- France -- History -- 17th century.
Actions and defenses -- France -- History -- 17th century.
France -- Social conditions -- 17th century.
France -- Economic conditions -- 17th century.
France -- Politics and government -- 1610-1643.
France -- Politics and government -- 1643-1715.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191721038 ebook