Revolution to Resistance. "The French Revolution 1789–1799" by Peter McPhee and "France Since 1870: Culture, Politics and Society" by Charles Sowerwine. [review]
Peter McPhee and Charles Sowerwine, internationally renowned historians of modern France, are both professors of history at the University of Melbourne. Their latest books are what might be termed generalist surveys that provide an extensive overview of modern French history, but in ways that are never predictable and always highly readable.