The distinguished historian R. R. Palmer compares the ideas of Alexis de Tocqueville and his father. Count Herve de Tocqueville. on the causes of the French Revolution of 1789.
Originally published in 1987.
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Table of Contents:
- FrontMatter, pg. i
- Contents, pg. vii
- Introduction by the Editor/Translator, pg. 1
- Herve de Tocqueville. Excerpts from Survey of the Reign of Louis XVI, pg. 39
- Alexis de Tocqueville. Chapters and Notes for His Unfinished Book on the French Revolution (mostly 1857), pg. 145
- Alexis de Tocqueville. Excerpts from His Correspondence Concerning the Writing of His Unfinished Book (1856-1858), pg. 225
- Glossary, pg. 245
- Index, pg. 249
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