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Europe in the age of Napoleon

R. B. Mowat

Europe in the age of Napoleon

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Published by Ernest Benn Limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Napoleon -- I, -- Emperor of the French, -- 1769-1821.,
  • Europe -- History -- 1789-1815.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. B. Mowat ...
    SeriesBenn"s sixpenny library -- no. 50., Benn"s sixpenny library -- no. 50.
    ContributionsLibrary of Leonard and Virginia Woolf.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. ;
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16715664M

      The Age of Napoleon by Alistair Horne pp, Weidenfeld, £ In , during a campaign in which he shattered the myth of Prussian military invincibility, Napoleon sat down in his bivouac to. The Napoleonic Code was largely influenced by Napoleon’s interpretation of the French Revolution, which was built upon the ideals of Enlightenment. The code “protected many of the gains of the French Revolution by ensuring equality of all male citizens before the law, universal male suffrage, property rights, and religious liberty ” 2.


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