In 1881 Leroy-Beaulieu was elected professor of contemporary history and eastern affairs at the Ecole Libre des Sciences Politiques, becoming director of this institution on the death of Albert Sorel in 1906, and in 1887 he became a member of the Academic des Sciences Morales et Politiques.
Sorel, L'Europe et la Revolution francaise (parts v.-viii.
Sorel, Bonaparte et Hoche en 1797; L.
Sorel in the Grands ecrivains francais.
(Munich, 1892), and by Albert Sorel in his Lectures historiques (pp. 70 -112).
The change which made Charles take an active part in public affairs is said to have been largely due to the influence of Agnes Sorel, who became his mistress in 1 444 and died in 1450.
AGNES SOREL (c. 1422-1450), mistress of King Charles VII.
Duquesne, Vie et aventures galantes de la belle Sorel (1909).
Sorel in L'Europe et la Revolution FranCaise (8 vols., Paris, 1885-1904) carrying the story down to the settlement of Vienna.
Sorel, L'Europe et la Revolution francaise (1885-1892); J.
Barry, Renan (1905); Sorel, Le Systeme historique de R.
See Rothan, La Politique Frangaise en 1866 (Paris, 1879); and L'Affaire de Luxemburg (Paris, 1881); Sorel, Histoire diplomatique (Paris, 1875); Sybel, Die Begriindung des deutschen Reiches (Munich, 1889), &c. (J.