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The Resource The culture of merit : nobility, royal service, and the making of absolute monarchy in France, 1600-1789, Jay M. Smith

The culture of merit : nobility, royal service, and the making of absolute monarchy in France, 1600-1789, Jay M. Smith

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The culture of merit : nobility, royal service, and the making of absolute monarchy in France, 1600-1789
Title
The culture of merit
Title remainder
nobility, royal service, and the making of absolute monarchy in France, 1600-1789
Statement of responsibility
Jay M. Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Jay M.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in medieval and early modern civilization
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louis
  • France
  • Monarchy
  • France
  • France
  • France
Label
The culture of merit : nobility, royal service, and the making of absolute monarchy in France, 1600-1789, Jay M. Smith
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Merit and the personal modality of service -- Family and the personal modality -- State formation and the culture of royal service in the age of Louis -- Through the eyes of the king : merit, service, and the state in the age of Louis XIV -- Extending the sovereign's gaze in the eighteenth century : merit, nobility, and the army -- Military reform in the later eighteenth century : birth, merit, and the gaze of absolute monarchy -- Conclusion : from the sovereign's gaze to the gaze of sovereignty
Control code
34356757
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 305 pages
Isbn
9780472066384
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
96009992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The culture of merit : nobility, royal service, and the making of absolute monarchy in France, 1600-1789, Jay M. Smith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Merit and the personal modality of service -- Family and the personal modality -- State formation and the culture of royal service in the age of Louis -- Through the eyes of the king : merit, service, and the state in the age of Louis XIV -- Extending the sovereign's gaze in the eighteenth century : merit, nobility, and the army -- Military reform in the later eighteenth century : birth, merit, and the gaze of absolute monarchy -- Conclusion : from the sovereign's gaze to the gaze of sovereignty
Control code
34356757
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 305 pages
Isbn
9780472066384
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
96009992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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