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The Empire of the French

A Chronology of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars 1792-1815

by Brian Taylor

  • 163 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Tempus .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Modern - 18th Century,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • France,
  • Europe - France,
  • Military - General,
  • Modern - 19th Century,
  • History / Military / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8632827M
    ISBN 101862272549
    ISBN 109781862272545

    The Empire and the Five Kings is a cri de coeur that draws upon lessons from history and the eternal touchstones of human culture to reveal the stakes facing the West as America retreats from its leadership role, a process that did not begin with Donald Trump’s presidency and is not likely to end with him. The crisis is one whose roots can be. The book’s title comes from the Bible story about a “war of the empire against the five kings.” The empire is of course America and the five kings are Russia, China, Turkey, Iran and Sunni radical Islam fed by Saudi Arabia.

    The First French Empire, officially the French Empire (French: Empire Français; Latin: Imperium Francicum), Note 1 was the empire of Napoleon Bonaparte of France and the dominant power in much of continental Europe at the beginning of the 19th century. Although France had already established an overseas colonial empire beginning in the 17th century, the French state had remained a kingdom Capital: Paris. The Second French Empire (French: Second Empire), officially the French Empire (French: Empire français), was the regime of Napoleon III from to , between the Second Republic and the Third Republic, in France.. Historians in the s and s often disparaged the Second Empire as a precursor of fascism. That interpretation is no longer promulgated and by the late 20th century they Capital: Paris.

    Napoleon's Empire The borders of France and the states ruled by France grew during the wars of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars. On May 12th, these conquests received a new name: the Empire, ruled by a hereditary Bonaparte Emperor. The French revolutionary epoch: being a history of France, from the beginning of the first French revolution to the end of the second empire - [Complete in 2 volumes] Van Laun, Henri () Published by London: Cassell, Petter & Galpin ().


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