The riots in Nîmes in 1790 and the origins of a popular counter-revolutionary movement
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The riots in Nîmes in 1790 and the origins of a popular counter-revolutionary movement by James Norton Hood

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Published by University Microfilms in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

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Thesis (Ph.D.) - Princetown University, 1969.

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Open LibraryOL18861732M

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