The Faith and Fortunes of France's Huguenots: 1600-85

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Ashgate, 2001 - Social Science - 336 pages
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Using fresh archival evidence and a broad range of methodological perspectives, this collection of ten essays by one of the leading historians of early modern France explores the world of Franceís Huguenots between the Edict of Nantes and its Revocation.

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The Social Transformations
The Huguenot Population of France 160085 34
Faith Fortune and Social Structure in SeventeenthCentury

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