Books by David Andress

Education I studied History at the University of York between 1987 and 1990, and graduated, if I do say so myself, First Class Honours with Distinction. Apart from spending a lot of time studying history, my general life-experience over those years was fa

1789 by David Andress
Released: March 10, 2009

"A thorough, bracing primer for students of global history."
Andress (Modern History/Univ. of Portsmouth; The Terror: The Merciless War for Freedom in Revolutionary France, 2006) skillfully brings together the revolutionary currents from France, Britain and America in this exuberant study of the "hour of universal ferment." Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"A useful contribution to understanding the terrible and prolonged tragedy that engulfed France."
Meticulous, readable account of the French Revolution's poisonous politics and blood-soaked methods of conflict resolution. Read full book review >