Robespierre a revolutionary life

McPhee, Peter, 1948-

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  • Creator Peter McPhee
  • Format Books
  • Publication New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2012.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (xx, 299 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations, map
  • ISBNs 9780300183672, 0300183674, 9780300118117, 0300118112, 9781280062179, 1280062177
  • OCLC ocn784954175


  • Includes bibliographical references.


  • ""Contents ""; ""Illustrations""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Abbreviations""; ""â€?Clay in the hands of writersâ€?""; ""A â€?serious, grown-up, hardworkingâ€? little boy""; ""â€?An extremely strong desire to succeedâ€?""; ""â€?Such a talented manâ€?""; ""â€?Bachelorhood seems to encourage rebelliousnessâ€?""; ""â€?Daring to clean out the Augean stablesâ€?""; ""â€?Numerous and implacable enemiesâ€?""; ""â€?The Vengeance of the Peopleâ€?""; ""â€?Did you want a Revolution without Revolution?â€?""; ""â€?A complete regenerationâ€?""; ""â€?Men with changing tonguesâ€?""
  • ""€?The unhappiest man aliveâ€?""""â€?That modern Procrustesâ€?""; ""Chronology""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""