Massacre: The Life and Death of the Paris Commune .

From a pre-eminent Yale historian comes the first popular history of the 1871 Paris Commune, a seminal episode in modern European history.

The Paris Commune lasted for only 64 days in 1871, but during that short time it gave rise to some of the grandest political dreams of the nineteenth century before culminating in horrific violence.

Following the disastrous French defeat in the Franco-Prussian War, hungry and politically disenchanted Parisians took up arms against their government in the name of a more just society. They expelled loyalists and soldiers and erected barricades in the streets. In

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Authors: John Merriman

Date: 2021

Upload Date: 5/31/2022 12:51:52 PM

Format: epub

Pages: 360



Language: English

ISBN / ASIN: 0465020178


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