Download Free eBooks | Bookposts.co.uk


    eBook: Fatal Purity

    Details

    EAN / ISBN
    9781448129911

    Category
    Biographies

    Pages
    400

    Publisher
    Vintage Digital

    Published

    Share this page


    Fatal Purity (eBook)

    Robespierre was only thirty-six when he died, sent to the guillotine where he had sent thousands ahead of him. Robespierre and the Revolution were inseparable: a single inflexible tyrant. But what turned a shy young lawyer into the living embodiment of the Terror at its most violent? Admirers called him 'the great incorruptible'; critics dubbed him a 'monster', a 'bloodthirsty charlatan'. Ruth Scurr sheds new light on this puzzle, tracing Robespierre's life from a troubled childhood in provincial Arras to the passionate idealist, fighting for the rights of the people, and sweeping on to the implacable leader prepared to sign the death warrant for his closest friends.

    * All information about the books on this website is intended solely for information purposes. They are neither complete nor do they represent a recommendation or solicitation of the respective books . A legal claim on buying the books at the displayed price does not exist. The purchase of an eBook is possible only in designated shops. The sitter Inflation in percent is calculated from the last price change of a respective books.

    Price

    7.99£

    iTunes
    iBooks
    7.99 £
    Stand: 19.11.2021
    iTunes
    iBooks
    7.99 £
    Stand: 19.11.2021

    Other eBooks