by Thomas Carlyle and John D. Rosenberg
Paperback, 798 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $18.95 | purchase
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The classic history of the origins, events, and results of the French Revolution from 1774 to 1795.
October 15, 2012 After the first manuscript of Thomas Carlyle's French Revolution was accidentally burned, he began again with renewed fervor. Historian H.W. Brands explains why Carlyle's book remains fresh as ever. Have you ever lost your magnum opus to fire or flash drive? Tell us in the comments.
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