Fire in the minds of men : origins of the revolutionary faith /

"This book seeks to trace the origins of a faith--perhaps the faith of our time: ... the belief that a perfect secular order will emerge from the forcible overthrow of traditional authority" (Introduction), as demonstrated in the aftermath of the French Revolution, when two ideals, "e...

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Main Author: Billington, James H.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Basic Books, ©1980.
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Illinois College

Location: Lower Level

Call Number: 303.64 B598
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