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The Kiss of Lamourette

To celebrate the bicentennial anniversary of the French Revolution (1989), Robert Darnton was asked by the New York Times to write an essay giving an overview of the French Revolution’s significance. It is a perfect introduction to the subject. The New York Times, however, rejected Darnton’s article because the editors thought it too difficult for their readership. You judge.

The Kiss of Lamourette

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