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By Julia Osman

Showcasing French participation within the Seven Years' conflict and the yankee Revolution, this booklet indicates the French military on the center of progressive, social, and cultural swap. Osman argues that efforts to remodel the French military right into a citizen military earlier than 1789 caused and assisted in shaping the French Revolution.

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