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France in modern times

Wright, Gordon

France in modern times

from the Enlightenment to the present

by Wright, Gordon

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • France -- History -- 18th century.,
    • France -- History -- 1789-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementGordon Wright.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC110 .W7 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 494 p. :
      Number of Pages494
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2081035M
      ISBN 100393955826
      LC Control Number88118106

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      France was a very decentralised state during the Middle Ages. At the time, Lorraine and Provence were states of the Holy Roman Empire and not a part of France. North of the Loire, the King of France at times fought or allied with one of the great principalities of Normandy, Anjou, Blois-Champagne, Flanders and l: Paris. Gaul (Latin: Gallia) was a historical region of Western Europe during the Iron Age that was inhabited by Celtic tribes, encompassing present day France, Luxembourg, Belgium, most of Switzerland, and parts of Northern Italy, Netherlands, and Germany, particularly the west bank of the covered an area of , km 2 (, sq mi). According to the testimony of .


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