By David Parker
This reassessment runs opposite to a lot revisionist historiography, rejecting the frequent tendency to regard French Absolutism both as an software of capitalism or political modernisation. It additionally discusses a couple of contentious matters comparable to the agrarian foundations of capitalism, the connection among type and standing, in addition to the constitution and beliefs of absolutely the kingdom itself. it is going to be of curiosity to early glossy historians of France, Britain and Europe.
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