Eighteenth-century Europe, Tradition and Progress, 1715-1789Book - 1982
Drawing on the best contemporary scholarship, especially the innovations of French social history, Isser Woloch paints an unusually rich and detailed portrait of eighteenth-century European life and society. Among the new topics he covers are the family economy of the poor, popular culture and the circulation of books, changing patterns of crime and punishment, and the social history of military and religious institutions.
Publisher: New York : Norton, c1982.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 940.25 WOLOCH
Characteristics: xvii, 364 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.