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The Resource Napoleon and the First Empire's Ministries of War and Military Administration : the Construction of a Military Bureaucracy

Napoleon and the First Empire's Ministries of War and Military Administration : the Construction of a Military Bureaucracy

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Napoleon and the First Empire's Ministries of War and Military Administration : the Construction of a Military Bureaucracy
Title
Napoleon and the First Empire's Ministries of War and Military Administration
Title remainder
the Construction of a Military Bureaucracy
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Language
eng
Summary
The original archival research contained in this work redefines the nature and position of Napoleon's Ministry of War. Under the First Empire the Ministry developed as a combined action of competing administrative authorities. Stable and self-referencing, the Ministry was flexible, which reflected its growing professionalization. Under the Ancien Regime, the Revolution, and the early Empire administrative officers were often chosen for other reasons than administrative ability, and always subject to the influence of military and civilian outsiders. This work examines the development of the arm
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Dague, Everett
Dewey number
  • 940.2/74
  • 940.274
Index
no index present
LC call number
DC155 .D34 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • France
  • France
  • France
  • HISTORY
  • France
Label
Napoleon and the First Empire's Ministries of War and Military Administration : the Construction of a Military Bureaucracy
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Publication
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Chapter 1: Preface and Terminology; Chapter 2: The Historiographical Traditions of Napoleonic Administration; Chapter 3: A Revolutionary Ministry of War?- Antecedents and Precedents, 1715 -- 1799; Chapter 4: Bereaucratic Evolution, November 1799 to August 1807; Chapter 5: The Rise of Henri Clarke; Chapter 6: Development and Operations of the War Ministry under Henri Clark, 1808-1810; Chapter 7: Army Building, Administrative Operations and the Walcheren Island Colonne Mobile, 1811; Chapter 8: The Opportunity of Market
  • Chapter 9: The Coming Storm: 1813Chapter 10: 1814- Annus Terriblis; Chapter 11: After the Empire, Beyond the Emperor; Appendix: Structure and Organization of the Ministries of War, War Administration, and Related Offices, 1799-1815; Bibliography; Index
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798535624
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1 online resource (246 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780773411838
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)798535624
Label
Napoleon and the First Empire's Ministries of War and Military Administration : the Construction of a Military Bureaucracy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Chapter 1: Preface and Terminology; Chapter 2: The Historiographical Traditions of Napoleonic Administration; Chapter 3: A Revolutionary Ministry of War?- Antecedents and Precedents, 1715 -- 1799; Chapter 4: Bereaucratic Evolution, November 1799 to August 1807; Chapter 5: The Rise of Henri Clarke; Chapter 6: Development and Operations of the War Ministry under Henri Clark, 1808-1810; Chapter 7: Army Building, Administrative Operations and the Walcheren Island Colonne Mobile, 1811; Chapter 8: The Opportunity of Market
  • Chapter 9: The Coming Storm: 1813Chapter 10: 1814- Annus Terriblis; Chapter 11: After the Empire, Beyond the Emperor; Appendix: Structure and Organization of the Ministries of War, War Administration, and Related Offices, 1799-1815; Bibliography; Index
Control code
798535624
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773411838
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)798535624

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