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Author Crossley, Ceri

Title French historians and romanticism : Thierry, Guizot, the Saint-Simonians, Quinet, Michelet / Ceri Crossley
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1993

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 287 pages)
Contents Chapter 1 Introduction: history and the post-revolutionary context -- chapter 2 Augustin Thierry (1795-1856) and the project of national history -- chapter 3 Fran├žois Guizot (1787-1874) and liberal history: the concept of civilisation -- chapter 4 The historical vision of Saint-Simon (1760-1825) and the Saint-Simonians (1825-1832) -- chapter 5 Edgar Quinet (1803-1875): history, nature and religion -- chapter 6 Jules Michelet (1798-1874): history as resurrection -- chapter 7 Conclusion
Summary Examines the way in which the past was rediscovered, retrieved and represented in post-revolutionary France, concentrating upon the Restoration and the July Monarchy
Analysis Historiography
France
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-280) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Historians -- France -- Attitudes
Romanticism -- France
HISTORY.
Historians -- Attitudes.
Historiography.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Romanticism.
Geschiedschrijving.
Romantiek.
Historici.
Historia moderna (historiografia)
France -- Historiography
France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Influence.
France.
Frankrijk.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203161696
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9781280327674
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9786610327676
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