The Path Not Taken: French Industrialization in the Age of Revolution, 1750-1830
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BeschreibungHow Revolutionary-era France, rejecting the example of laissez-faire, market-oriented Britain, pursued its own path to industrial prosperity.
PortraitJeff Horn is Professor of History at Manhattan College and the author of three books, including The Path Not Taken: French Industrialization in the Age of Revolution, 1750-1839 (MIT Press, 2006).
Pressestimmen"Ambitious and pugnacious... not without relevance to present debates." Robert Tombs Times Literary Supplement (TLS) "Clearly written and drawing on an impressive range of sources, this is an account of importance not only for French history, but also for analyses of economic development." Jeremy Black History "It is ambitious and broad ranging in its conceptualization; its argument is original, deeply-researched, and compelling." John Shovlin Journal of Modern History
Untertitel: 'Transformations: Studies in th'. Empfohlen ab 18 Jahre. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: MIT PR
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2006
Seitenanzahl: 383 Seiten