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Francis I and absolute monarchy

by Knecht, R. J.

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Published by Historical Association in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Francis I, King of France, 1494-1547.,
    • Despotism -- France.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 30-31.

      Statementby R. J. Knecht.
      SeriesHistorical Association. General series, no. 72, General series (Historical Association (Great Britain)) ;, 72.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC113.3 .K54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31 p.
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4818477M
      ISBN 100852780141
      LC Control Number75551245

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Argues, however, that none truly achieve their ambitions to the extent they may have :// Introduction. Francis I, king of France from tohas not always been treated by posterity with the seriousness he deserves. The French historian Jules Michelet (b. ), who has exerted a long-standing influence on popular notions of the past among his countrymen, dismissed him as a “fine talker” who allowed himself to be ruled by women, principally his mother and :// In this ambitious reinterpretation of the early Stuart period in England, Glenn Burgess contends that the common understanding of seventeenth-century English politics is oversimplified and inaccurate.

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Further, absolutism was a rare creed at the time and, while it was accepted that the king was  › Books › History › Europe. Free Online Library: Glenn Richardson. Renaissance Monarchy: the Reigns of Henry VIII, Francis I and Charles V.(Book Review) by "Renaissance Quarterly"; Humanities, general Literature, writing, book reviews Books Book reviews+Richardson.

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