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David P. Jordan

David P. Jordan received his Ph.D. from Yale University, USA. He is the Distinguished Professor of French History, Emeritus, at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA, and the author of books on Edward Gibbon, Baron Haussmann's Paris, Louis XVI, and Robespierre. He lives with his wife and daughter in Chicago playing chamber music whenever possible.


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Napoleon and the Revolution

Palgrave Macmillan
The cliché that Napoleon was the gravedigger of the French Revolution has no basis in fact. While he was no democrat and he held the people in contempt, this...
David P. Jordan

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