Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

The Siècle History Podcast

May 21, 2019

Meet the "legitimists," the group of right-wing ultra-royalists who would have a profound influence on 19th Century French politics. Champions of natural order and Catholicism, liberty and inequality, they had a sophisticated philosophy rooted in opposing the evils of the Enlightenment and Revolution. 

Like what you...

May 2, 2019

The restored king of France, Louis XVIII, faces a stiff challenge from the parliament he just created. But these champions of parliamentary power aren't who might expect. 

Like what you hear? Support the show on Patreon!