Common Land, Wine and the French Revolution

Rural Society and Economy in Southern France, c.1789–1820
Author(s): 
Plack, Noelle
ISBN: 
9780754667285
Date published: 
July 2009
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00

Common Land, Wine and the French Revolution demonstrates the centrality of the Revolution and its aftermath to the lives of country people through a detailed analysis of legislative attempts to privatize common land in southern France, and the socio-economic and agricultural ramifications of this privatization.