By Jeremy D. Popkin

Organized chronologically, A heritage of contemporary France offers a survey of the dramatic occasions that experience punctuated French historical past, together with the French Revolution, the upheavals of the nineteenth century, the area wars of the twentieth century, and France's present position within the eu Union. Written for state-of-the-art undergraduate scholars, the textual content provides scholarly controversies in an independent demeanour and displays the easiest of latest scholarship in French history.

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