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France and Its Empire Since 1870 Paperback – March 12, 2010

ISBN-13: 978-0199735181 ISBN-10: 0199735182 Edition: 0th

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  • Paperback: 448 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (March 12, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0199735182
  • ISBN-13: 978-0199735181
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 0.9 x 6.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #787,052 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Robert Zaretsky is Professor of French in the Honors College and Department of Modern and Classical Languages at the University of Houston. Alice Conklin is Associate Professor of History at Ohio State University. Sarah Fishman is Professor of History at the University of Houston.

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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful By republic of letters on December 10, 2010
Format: Paperback
"This is a truly daunting undertaking as there is arguably no other
period in French history in which such profound changes took place during such a relatively short span
of time: the transformation from an agrarian-based society to a modern, industrial state; the acquisition
of a colonial empire and its violent dénouement; two world wars largely fought on French soil, one of
which nearly led to the nation's demise; and the incorporation of France into the EU to name but only a
few. Thus, the authors are to be commended for producing a work that is remarkably lucid and easily
accessible for students and non-specialists alike.
While much of the material is well known to scholars, there are enough unique insights interspersed
throughout the narrative to engage the specialist. Indeed, given its breadth and surprising depth this
text surpasses other such treatments and is likely to serve as the text of choice for those engaged in the
study and teaching of modern France and the Francophone world."

(Stephen A. Toth, Arizona State University, on h-france.net, [...]
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