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Talleyrand; a biography,

Author: Jack F Bernard
Publisher: New York, Putnam [1973]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Biography   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, prince de Bénévent, then prince de Talleyrand (French: [al mois d tal()̃ pei]; 1754?1838) was a French diplomat. He worked successfully from the regime of Louis XVI, through the French Revolution and then under Napoleon I, Louis XVIII, Charles X, and Louis-Philippe. Known since the turn of the 19th century simply by the name Talleyrand, he remains a figure that polarizes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bernard, Jack F.
Talleyrand.
New York, Putnam [1973]
(OCoLC)756437644
Named Person: Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, prince de Bénévent; Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, prince de Bénévent; Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, prince de Bénévent
Material Type: Biography, Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack F Bernard
ISBN: 0399110224 9780399110221
OCLC Number: 622019
Description: 653 pages illustrations 25 cm
Responsibility: by J.F. Bernard.

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"Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, prince de Bénévent, then prince de Talleyrand (French: [al mois d tal()̃ pei]; 1754?1838) was a French diplomat. He worked successfully from the regime of Louis XVI, through the French Revolution and then under Napoleon I, Louis XVIII, Charles X, and Louis-Philippe. Known since the turn of the 19th century simply by the name Talleyrand, he remains a figure that polarizes opinion. Some regard him as one of the most versatile, skilled and influential diplomats in European history, and some believe that he was a traitor, betraying in turn, the Ancien Régime, the French Revolution, Napoleon, and the Restoration. He is also notorious for leaving the Catholic Church after ordination to the priesthood and consecration to the episcopacy."--Wikipedia.

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