1st Edition

The Shaping of the French Colonial Empire
A Bio-Bibliography of the Careers of Richelieu, Fouquet, and Colbert

ISBN 9781138549548
Published November 14, 2019 by Routledge
224 Pages

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Book Description

This bio-bibliography, first published in 1985, of the colonial "ministries" of Cardinal Richelieu, Nicholas Fouquet and Jean-Baptiste Colbert examines the primary and secondary sources available for a re-evaluation of the formative era of the French overseas empire. This volume will be of great interest to students of history and imperialism.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements;  List of Abbreviations;  Editor’s Introduction James A. Casada;  Preface;  1. Introduction  2. Archival Materials  3. Printed Primary Sources  4. Secondary Sources: Books  5. Secondary Sources: Articles;  Indexes

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