Pierre-François Tubeuf and the advent of capitalism in France, 1770-1840 (Book, 1993) [WorldCat.org]
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Pierre-François Tubeuf and the advent of capitalism in France, 1770-1840

Author: Gwynne Lewis
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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This is the story of one of the most dynamic entrepreneurs in modern French history. Gwynne Lewis uncovers the history of Pierre-Francois Tubeuf and assesses his contribution to the development of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Pierre-François Tubeuf; Armand-Charles-Augustin de La Croix Castries, duc de; Armand-Charles-Augustin de La Croix Castries, duc de; Pierre-François Tubeuf
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gwynne Lewis
ISBN: 0198228953 9780198228950
OCLC Number: 243458769
Description: pages cm
Contents: Pierre-Francois Tubeuf and the foundations of a modern coal-mining industry; the Marechal de Castries - aristocrats and proto-industrialization; the impact of a revolutionary crisis; revolution, recession and the rights of property-owners; the return of the Tubeufs - an abortive "take-off"; the Bourbon-restoration - "plus ca change..."; 1830 - the take-off.
Responsibility: Gwynne Lewis.

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'Gwynne Lewis has sensitively integrated evidence from Tubeuf's hitherto neglected journals with extensive knowledge of the political economy of eighteenth-century France to form a unique judgement Read more...

 
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