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The ruins, or a Survey of the revolutions of empires

Constantin-François Volney

The ruins, or a Survey of the revolutions of empires

to which is added, the law of nature.

by Constantin-François Volney

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Published by Thomas Tegg in London .
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The ruins, or, A survey of the revolutions of empires --The law of nature, or, principles of morality, deduced from the physical constitution of mankind and the universe. Series Title: Revolution and romanticism, The Ruins; or a Survey of the Revolutions of Empires. To Which is Added, the Law of Nature. Author: VOLNEY, M. Title: The Ruins; or a Survey of the Revolutions of Empires. To Which is Added, the Law of Nature Publication: London: B.D. Cousins, Description: Hardcover. Rating: % positive.

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the ruins, or, meditation on the revolutions of empires: and the law of nature, by c. volney, comte et pair de france. commandeur de la legion d'honneur, membre de l'academie francaise, et de plusieurs autres societes savantes.

deputy to the national assembly ofand author of "travels in egypt and syria," "new researches on ancient. The ruins: or A survey of the revolutions of empires.

by Volney, C.-F. (Constantin-François), Pages: The Ruins or, a Survey of the Revolutions of Empires: With Notes Historical, Geographical, and Explanatory ; to Which is Annexed the Law of Nature. Volney -. The Ruins; Or, Meditation on the Revolutions of Empires and the Law of Nature Note: Translation from French of Les ruines Language: English: LoC Class: D: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Subject: Revolutions Subject: Ethics Subject: History -- Philosophy Subject: Religions Category: Text: EBook-No.

Release Date: May 3, Certainly Voltaire (in his rationalist and skeptical guises) and his civic project haunt the radical Enlightenment historiography of Volney’s Ruins, or Meditations on the Revolution of Empires.

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Thomas Jefferson like the book so much he anonymously translated it into English.Ruins, or, A survey of the revolutions of empires. London: Printed for J.

Johnson(OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: C -F Volney; Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).