Citizens: A Chronicle of The French Revolution
The most authoritative social, cultural and narrative history of the French Revolution, and one of the great landmarks of modern history publishing.
'Monumental...provocative and stylish, Simon Schama's account of the first few years of the great Revolution in France, and of the decades that led up to it, is thoughtful, informed and profoundly revisionist' Eugen Weber, The New York Times Book Review
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Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French RevolutionUser Review - Christopher Ligatti - Goodreads
Very much enjoyed. More of a narrative than dry history, with the necessary statistics regarding the society not overshadowing the personalities and events that make the revolution so interesting ... Read full review
Review: Citizens: A Chronicle of the French RevolutionUser Review - Norm Deguerre - Goodreads
Painfully long and drawn out with too much inference and name dropping, a weighty morass rather then a personable account of events Read full review