The peasants' revolt?

Jones, Peter
May 1989
History Today;May89, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p15
Looks at the role of peasants in France before and after the Revolution. Understanding their plight prior to the revolution, including the disenchantment of sharecroppers and increasing poverty; Agrarian violence; Decline in interest for the Revolution among peasants; Peasant gains and losses after the Revolution.


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