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The Financial Decline of a Great Power: War, Influence, and Money in Louis XIV's France
Guy Rowlands

The Financial Decline of a Great Power: War, Influence, and Money in Louis XIV's France

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SUMMARY
An examination of the financial decline of Louis XIV's France during the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714).
AUTHOR BIO
Guy Rowlands is Director of the Centre for French History and Culture and a Lecturer in the School of History at the University of St Andrews. He is the author of The Dynastic State and the Army under Louis XIV. Royal Service and Private Interest, 1661-1701 (2002), shich was co-winner of the Royal Historical Society's Gladstone Prize (2003). Prior to his appointment at St Andrews he held teaching and research positions at the universities of Oxford, Cambridge, Bristol, and Durham. His research interests span western European history between 1660 and 1800, with particular focus upon politics, war, and finance. He has been a Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (2007-08) and a Senior Research Fellow of the British Academy and Leverhulme Trust (2010-11).

BOOK DETAILS

EDITION
© 2012
TYPE
Hardcover
ISBN
9780199585076
LANGUAGE
English
PAGES
286
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