Britain and the Defeat of Napoleon, 1807-1815 / Edition 1

Britain and the Defeat of Napoleon, 1807-1815 / Edition 1

by Rory Muir
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300064438

ISBN-13: 9780300064438

Pub. Date: 03/27/1996

Publisher: Yale University Press

Placing Britain's defeat of Napoleonic France in a wholly modern perspective, this book presents a new assessment of the last years of the long war and reveals that the British economy and political system were as essential to victory as military might and tactical brilliance. Rory Muir's comprehensive account of the era shows how politicians, the press, the

Overview

Placing Britain's defeat of Napoleonic France in a wholly modern perspective, this book presents a new assessment of the last years of the long war and reveals that the British economy and political system were as essential to victory as military might and tactical brilliance. Rory Muir's comprehensive account of the era shows how politicians, the press, the crown, civilians, soldiers, and commanders together achieved the victory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300064438
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
03/27/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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