Evolution Meh Unless you re dying to read a
history on Storming of the Bastille this isn t interesting to read in its own right Or a on the Storming of Bastille this isn t interesting to read in its own right Or a introduction to the opening moves of the French Revolution With the deft skill of a raconteur Schama narrates the events leading up to the storming of the Bastille in Paris on that fateful day 14 July 1789 He makes the reader simultaneously aware of the great historical forces in motion and the individuals swept along by those currents which allows us to indentify easily with the lot of the people What he tells us about the inhabitants of one of. Ces through their gripping storytelling Citizens his award winning account of the French Revolution has continued to be one of Penguin's most popular histor. .
Very well written account of the events of early July 1789 Some annotation would have made this book perfect I have been interested in Schama from afar for ages now and I thought this little book would be great for an easy and cheap intro to his workHe writes very well his history is interesting and relevant to the underlying themes and doesn t stray from the plot I will definitely be reading of his work in the future Our library bought the collection of 70 page excerpts from classics I thought this was a good book for July It is a lively look at the events at the start of French Simon
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OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION LEAVES THE READERWestern #Civilization Leaves The Reader #leaves the reader an irrational crowd demonstrating for some political purpose looting shops Brutal gory illing of misidentified individuals Looting historical objects from museums Destroying historical buildings Not twenty first century South Africa not supporters of the Islamic State or the Taliban but eighteenth century Paris And this excerpt of Schama s study of the French Revolution does not even reach the Reign of TerrorSchama se onderhoudende vertelling oor die Bastille en die rol daarvan in di. Y titles since it was first published in 1989 This extract
TAKES US INTO THE HEART OF THE REVOLUTION'S FERMENTus into the heart of the revolution's ferment the angry crowd storms the Bastille prison. ,