The family on trial in revolutionary France / Suzanne Desan.

  • Desan, Suzanne, 1957-
[2004], ©2004
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Berkeley ; Los Angeles ; London : University of California Press, [2004], ©2004.

Physical description

xiv, 456 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.


Freedom of the heart -- The political power of love -- Broken bonds -- "War between brothers and sisters" -- Natural children, abandoned mothers, and emancipated fathers -- What makes a father? -- Reconstituting the social after the terror -- Toward the civil code.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Reproduction note

Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2006. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.



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