The Fiscal-Military State in Eighteenth-Century Europe: Essays in honour of P.G.M. Dickson

The Fiscal-Military State in Eighteenth-Century Europe: Essays in honour of P.G.M. Dickson

by Christopher Storrs

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781409480204
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Publication date: 06/28/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

Christopher Storrs is Reader in the Department of History at the University of Dundee, UK.

Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction: the fiscal-military state in the ‘long’ 18th century, Christopher Storrs; The fiscal-military state and international rivalry during the long 18th century, Hamish Scott; The Habsburg monarchy from 'military-fiscal' state to ' militarization', Michael Hochedlinger; Prussia as a fiscal-military state, 1640–1806, Peter H. Wilson; Russia as a fiscal-military state, 1689–1825, Janet Hartley; The French experience, 1661–1815, Joël Félix and Frank Tallett; The triumph and denouement of the British fiscal state: taxation for the wars against Revolutionary and Napoleonic France, 1793–1815, Patrick Karl O'Brien; The Savoyard fiscal-military state in the long 18th century, Christopher Storrs; Index.


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