Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
History of Europe during the French Revolution

History of Europe during the French Revolution

Volume 4

£45.99

Part of Cambridge Library Collection - European History

  • Date Published: February 2011
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108025409

£ 45.99
Paperback

Add to cart Add to wishlist

Looking for an inspection copy?

This title is not currently available on inspection

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • Archibald Alison (1792–1867) was a Scottish historian with a particular interest in the French Revolution. He wrote from a deeply conservative standpoint and was a fierce opponent of the 1832 Reform Act. Although mocked by Disraeli in Coningsby as 'Mr Wordy', he wrote works which became bestsellers in the nineteenth century. This ten-volume History of Europe during the French Revolution, published between 1833 and 1842, regarded the French Revolution as the origin of all that was wrong with modern Europe. Alison feared that while Britain had escaped revolution in 1789, democratic reform could still lead to anarchy, as in the French July Revolution of 1830. Although criticised by Acton and J. S. Mill for his methodology, Alison has more recently been studied by scholars for insights into nineteenth-century historiography. Volume 4 covers the period of the Consulate from 1799 until Napoleon's coronation as Emperor in December 1804.

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: February 2011
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108025409
    • length: 816 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 45 mm
    • weight: 1.02kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    27. From the renewal of the war to the battle of the Trebbia
    28. From the battle of the Trebbia to the conclusion of the campaign
    29. From the accession of Napoleon to the opening of the campaign of Marengo
    30. Campaign of Marengo
    31. Campaign of Hohenlinden
    32. From the peace of Luneville to the dissolution of the northern maritime confederacy
    33. Expedition to Egypt - conclusion of the war
    34. Reconstruction of society in France by Napoleon
    35. Napoleon's assumption of the imperial crown.yeah

  • Author

    Archibald Alison

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×