World Library  


Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

The French Revolution, Volume 3

By Taine, Hippolyte A.

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0000131032
Format Type: PDF eBook
File Size: 1.4 MB
Reproduction Date: 2005

Title: The French Revolution, Volume 3  
Author: Taine, Hippolyte A.
Volume:
Language: English
Subject: Literature, Literature & thought, Writing.
Collections: Classic Literature Collection
Historic
Publication Date:
Publisher: World Ebook Library

Citation

APA MLA Chicago

Taine, H. A. (n.d.). The French Revolution, Volume 3. Retrieved from http://ipad-library.net/


Excerpt
PREFACE: In Egypt, says Clement of Alexandria, [1] the sanctuaries of the temples are shaded by curtains of golden tissue. But on going further into the interior in quest of the statue, a priest of grave aspect, advancing to meet you and chanting a hymn in the Egyptian tongue, slightly raises a veil to show you the god. And what do you behold? A crocodile, or some indigenous serpent, or other dangerous animal, the Egyptian god being a beast sprawling on a purple carpet....

Table of Contents
· PREFACE. · BOOK FIRST. THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT. · CHAPTER I. · BOOK SECOND. THE JACOBIN PROGRAM. · CHAPTER I. · CHAPTER II. · BOOK THIRD. THE MEN IN POWER. · CHAPTER I. PSYCHOLOGY OF THE JACOBIN LEADERS. · CHAPTER II. THE RULERS OF THE COUNTRY. · CHAPTER III. THE RULERS. (continued). · BOOK FOURTH. THE GOVERNED. · CHAPTER I. The Oppressed. · CHAPTER II. Food and Provisions. · BOOK FIFTH. THE END OF THE REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT. · CHAPTER I.

 

Click To View

Additional Books


  • Catalogue of Paintings and Drawings, Wit... (by )
  • The Students' Marx : An Introduction to ... (by )
  • Revolution and Counter-Revolution : Or, ... (by )
  • The Linguist, A Complete Course of Instr... 
  • Linear Drawing : An Introduction to Tech... 
  • Global Trends 2015 : A Dialogue about th... (by )
  • Relativity : The Special and General The... (by )
  • A History of Science, V4 (by )
  • Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Volume ... (by )
  • The Divine Comedy (by )
  • Inferno/Hell (by )
  • The Three Musketeers (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from iCloud eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.