Advertisement

The Napoleonic Empire and the New European Political Culture

  • Michael Broers
  • Peter Hicks
  • Agustin Guimerá

Part of the War, Culture and Society, 1750–1850 book series (WCS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction: Napoleon, His Empire, Our Europe and the ‘New Napoleonic History’

  3. France, 1799–1814

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Michael Broers
      Pages 21-23
    3. Thierry Lentz
      Pages 24-37
    4. Peter Hicks
      Pages 70-81
  4. The Low Countries, the Rhineland and Switzerland, 1792–1814

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. Michael Broers
      Pages 85-87
    3. Michael Rapport
      Pages 88-99
    4. Matthijs Lok, Martijn van der Burg
      Pages 100-111
    5. Gabriele B. Clemens
      Pages 132-142
  5. Central and Eastern Europe: The Confederation of the Rhine, Westphalia and the Hanseatic Departments, Prussia

  6. The Italian Peninsula and the Illyrian Provinces

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 199-199
    2. Michael Broers
      Pages 201-203
    3. Anna Maria Rao
      Pages 227-240
    4. Reinhard A. Stauber
      Pages 241-253
  7. Spain and Portugal, 1800–14

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 255-255
    2. Michael Broers
      Pages 257-259
    3. Emilio La Parra López
      Pages 260-269
    4. Jean-René Aymes
      Pages 270-281
    5. José M. Portillo Valdés
      Pages 282-292
    6. Marta Lorente
      Pages 293-303
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 327-332

About this book

Introduction

Napoleon's conquests were spectacular, but behind his wars, is an enduring legacy. A new generation of historians have re-evaluated the Napoleonic era and found that his real achievement was the creation of modern Europe as we know it.

Keywords

empire Europe France kingdom Kingdom of Holland monarchy Napoleon revolution Russia Spain

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael Broers
    • 1
  • Peter Hicks
    • 2
    • 3
  • Agustin Guimerá
    • 4
  1. 1.University of OxfordUK
  2. 2.Fondation NapoléonFrance
  3. 3.Bath UniversityUK
  4. 4.Consejo Superior de Investigaciones CientificasMadridSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137271396
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-31703-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-27139-6
  • Buy this book on publisher's site