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Author Sandberg, Brian, 1968- author.

Title Warrior pursuits : noble culture and civil conflict in early modern France / Brian Sandberg.

Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010.

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Physical description 1 online resource (424 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series The Johns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science ; 128th series, 3
Johns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science ; 128th ser., 3.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue -- pt. 1. Profession of arms -- The great quantity of nobility that is found here : Southern France and its warrior elite -- The grandeur and magnificence of his household : noble households and kinship -- He had no helping himself to money : crédit and noble finances -- pt. 2. Bonds of nobility -- With the assistance of my particular friends : clientage and friendship -- The dignity and authority of their charges : officeholding and political culture -- Actions the most perilous being the most honorable : honor and courage -- pt. 3. Culture of revolt -- The call to arms from all quarters : rituals of arming -- A great multitude of soldiers : personal armies -- The zeal of this nobility : violent performances.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Nobility -- France, Southern -- History -- 17th century.
Elite (Social sciences) -- France, Southern -- History -- 17th century.
Soldiers -- France, Southern -- History -- 17th century.
Militarism -- France, Southern -- History -- 17th century.
Violence -- France, Southern -- History -- 17th century.
Social conflict -- France, Southern -- History -- 17th century.
Political culture -- France, Southern -- History -- 17th century.
France, Southern -- Social conditions -- 17th century.
France, Southern -- Politics and government -- 17th century.
France -- History -- Bourbons, 1589-1789.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780801897290 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801897297 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780801899690 (e-book)