The Napoleonic Empire

The Napoleonic Empire


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ISBN-13: 9780333420478
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 02/08/2002
Series: Studies in European History
Edition description: REV
Pages: 156
Product dimensions: 5.32(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.35(d)

About the Author

GEOFFREY ELLIS is Fellow and Tutor in Modern History at Hertford College, Oxford.

Table of Contents

Editor's Preface.- A Note on References.- Preface.- Preface to the Second Edition.- Introduction: Napoleon in Historiography.- The Inheritance.- The Civil Foundations of the Napoleonic State.- The 'Grand Empire' and the 'Grand Army'.- The Formation and Endowment of an Imperial Élite.- The Imperial Economy.- The Legacy.- Appendices.- Maps.- Glossary.- Select Bibliography.- Index.

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Reviews of the first edition:'A useful - indeed, indispensable - introduction for students.' - Charles Esdaile, European History Quarterly

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