Ancien Regime

Ancien Regime and the French Revolution (repost)  

Posted by MoneyRich at July 4, 2015
Ancien Regime and the French Revolution (repost)

Ancien Regime and the French Revolution (Penguin Classics) by Gerald Bevan
English | July 29, 2008 | ISBN: 014144164X | 336 Pages | EPUB | 2 MB

The Ancien Régime and the Revolution is a comparison of revolutionary France and the despotic rule it toppled. Alexis de Tocqueville (1805–59) is an objective observer of both periods – providing a merciless critique of the ancien régime, with its venality, oppression and inequality, yet acknowledging the reforms introduced under Louis XVI, and claiming that the post-Revolution state was in many ways as tyrannical as that of the King…
Christianity under the Ancien Regime 1648-1789 by W. R. Ward

Christianity under the Ancien Regime 1648-1789 by W. R. Ward
English | May 13, 1999 | ISBN: 052155361X, 0521556724 | 284 Pages | PDF | 1.1 MB

Ancien Regime and the French Revolution  

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 11, 2012
Ancien Regime and the French Revolution

Alexis de Tocqueville, "Ancien Regime and the French Revolution"
ISBN: 014144164X | 2008 | EPUB/MOBI | 336 pages | 2 MB/528 KB
French Hussars Volume 1: 1786 - 1804 From the "Ancien Regime" to the Empire (Officers and Soldiers 5)

Andre Jouineau - French Hussars Volume 1: 1786 - 1804 From the "Ancien Regime" to the Empire
Histoire and Collections | 2004 | ISBN: 2915239037 | 80 pages | PDF | 19.94 MB
Officers and Soldiers 5

This reference book details the uniforms of soldiers, non-comissioned officers and officers of Napoleon's Hussars. This first volume details the Hussar regiments uniforms from 1786 to 1804. Uniforms are shown in full colour, their flags, equipment and organization are faithfully depicted using the most modern technics - computer graphics.

Jean-Marie Le Gall, "La France de L'Ancien Régime (XVIe et XVIIe siècles)"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at May 27, 2016
Jean-Marie Le Gall, "La France de L'Ancien Régime (XVIe et XVIIe siècles)"

Jean-Marie Le Gall, "La France de L'Ancien Régime (XVIe et XVIIe siècles)"
Frémeaux & Associés - PUF | 2013 | ISBN: N/A | French | MP3 192 Kbps | Lenght: 04:41:00 | 391.5 Mb

En près de cinq heures, ce coffret retrace l’histoire de France aux XVIe et XVIIe siècles, incarnée par Jean-Marie Le Gall spécialiste d’histoire moderne. …
Through Strangers' Eyes: Fictional Foreigners in Old Regime France (Purdue Studies in Romance Literatures)

Through Strangers' Eyes: Fictional Foreigners in Old Regime France (Purdue Studies in Romance Literatures) by Sylvie Romanowski
English |July 30, 2005 | ISBN: 1557534063 | 274 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

In the eighteenth century, a type of novel flourished showing naive outsiders who come to Europe and are amazed at what they see. Foreign travelers first setfoot in Europe in the sixteenth century and are memorably present in Montaigne’s essay Des Cannibales. The genre was made popularin France by Montesquieu’s novel Lettres persanes.

Hitler's Italian Allies: Royal Armed Forces, Fascist Regime, and the War of 1940-43  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at Nov. 10, 2016
Hitler's Italian Allies: Royal Armed Forces, Fascist Regime, and the War of 1940-43

Hitler's Italian Allies: Royal Armed Forces, Fascist Regime, and the War of 1940-43
Cambridge University Press | 2000 | ISBN: 0521790476 | English | 230 pages | PDF | 30 MB

China’s Crony Capitalism: The Dynamics of Regime Decay  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Oct. 27, 2016
China’s Crony Capitalism: The Dynamics of Regime Decay

Minxin Pei, "China’s Crony Capitalism: The Dynamics of Regime Decay"
English | ISBN: 0674737296 | 2016 | 376 pages | PDF | 5 MB
Ugo Mattei, Laura Nader, "Il saccheggio: Regime di legalità e trasformazioni globali"

Ugo Mattei, Laura Nader, "Il saccheggio: Regime di legalità e trasformazioni globali"
Mondadori | 2010 | ISBN: 8861593348 | Italian | EPUB | 259 pages | 0.23 Mb

Finalmente un testo specialistico che affronta temi complessi con un linguaggio comprensibile ai più, che non disdegna di mettere subito i piedi nel piatto della globalizzazione neoliberista e sollecita tutti noi, beneducati cittadini del nord del mondo, a svegliarci. …

Mozart - Le nozze di Figaro (Karl Bohm) (2005/1976)  Music

Posted by Vilboa at Sept. 20, 2016
Mozart - Le nozze di Figaro (Karl Bohm) (2005/1976)

Mozart - Le nozze di Figaro (Karl Böhm) (2005/1976)
NTSC 4:3 (720x480) VBR | Italiano (LinearPCM, 2 ch) | (DTS, 6 ch) | 6.33 Gb+5.07 Gb (2xDVD9) | 181 min
Classical | Deutsche Grammophon | Sub: Italiano, English, Deutsch, Francais, Espanol, Chinese

This luxuriously cast film of Mozart's beloved opera buffa features a host of legendary interpretations, including Kiri Te Kanawa's exquisite Countess Almaviva, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau as her philandering husband, Hermann Prey as the wily title character, Mirella Freni, a delight as his no less savvy bride Susanna, and Maria Ewing, hilarious as the lovesick page Cherubino. Director Jean-Pierre Ponnelle's imaginative camera-work tellingly emphasizes character and mood in this immortal story of love, intrigue and class struggle, set against the historical background of ancien regime Europe sliding inexorably towards revolution.