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M. A. THIERS
FRENCH REVOLUTION, M.A.THIERS; 1854, 4 VOLUME SET, FULL LEATHER, ILLUSTRATED
NEW YORK: D. APPLETON & COMPANY, 1854. EXCELLENT CONDITION. ALL HINGES, BOARDS AND THE SPINES ARE TIGHT AND INTACK. NO FOXING ON PAGES. PLEASE REFER TO PHOTOS FOR CONDITION AND/OR CONTACT ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS. Marie Joseph Louis Adolphe Thiers 15 April 1797 - 3 September 1877) was a French statesman and historian. He was the second elected President of France, and the first President of the French Third Republic. Thiers was a key figure in the July Revolution of 1830, which overthrew the Bourbon monarchy, and the French Revolution of 1848, which established the Second French Republic. He served as a prime minister in 1836, 1840 and 1848, dedicated the Arc de Triomphe, and arranged the return to France of the ashes of Napoleon from Saint-Helena. He was first a supporter, then a vocal opponent of Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte (who served from 1848 to 1852 as President of the Second Republic and then called himself Emperor Napoleon III, reigning from 1852 to 1871). When Napoleon III seized power, Thiers was arrested and briefly expelled from France. He then returned and became an opponent of the government. History of the French Revolution begins in 1789 with the States general at Versailles and the electors of Paris declaring themselves in permanent session. A very engrossing tales of the storming of the Bastille , the execution of the monarchs, the guillotine , the rise of Napoleon and his major battles and conquest, and ending in 1799 as Napoleon is voted First Consul. Through his friend Frederick Shoberl, Thiers had access to primary sourced conversations of all of the key fi … [Click Below for Full Description]
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