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Controlling ParisArmed Forces and Counter-Revolution, 1789-1848

Controlling Paris: Armed Forces and Counter-Revolution, 1789-1848

Jonathan M. House

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479881154
eISBN:
9781479836635
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479881154.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

When not at war, armies are often used to control civil disorders, especially in eras of rapid social change and unrest. But in nineteenth-century Europe, without the technological advances of modern ... More

Empires and IndigenesIntercultural Alliance, Imperial Expansion, and Warfare in the Early Modern World

Empires and Indigenes: Intercultural Alliance, Imperial Expansion, and Warfare in the Early Modern World

Wayne E. Lee (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814753088
eISBN:
9780814765272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814753088.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The early modern period (c. 1500–1800) of world history is characterized by the establishment and aggressive expansion of European empires, and warfare between imperial powers and indigenous peoples ... More

Forging Napoleon's Grande ArméeMotivation, Military Culture, and Masculinity in the French Army, 1800-1808

Forging Napoleon's Grande Armée: Motivation, Military Culture, and Masculinity in the French Army, 1800-1808

Michael J. Hughes

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814737484
eISBN:
9780814708279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814737484.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The men who fought in Napoleon's Grande Armée built a new empire that changed the world. Remarkably, the same men raised arms during the French Revolution for liberté, egalité, and fraternité. In ... More

Israel's Death HierarchyCasualty Aversion in a Militarized Democracy

Israel's Death Hierarchy: Casualty Aversion in a Militarized Democracy

Yagil Levy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814753347
eISBN:
9780814753354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814753347.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Whose life is worth more? That is the question that states inevitably face during wartime. Which troops are thrown to the first lines of battle and which ones remain relatively intact? How can ... More

A Rabble in ArmsMassachusetts Towns and Militiamen during King Philip's War

A Rabble in Arms: Massachusetts Towns and Militiamen during King Philip's War

Kyle F. Zelner

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814797181
eISBN:
9780814797464
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814797181.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

While it lasted only sixteen months, King Philip's War (1675–1676) was arguably one of the most significant of the colonial wars that wracked early America. As the first major military crisis to ... More

Rustic WarriorsWarfare and the Provincial Soldier on the New England Frontier, 1689-1748

Rustic Warriors: Warfare and the Provincial Soldier on the New England Frontier, 1689-1748

Steven Eames

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814722701
eISBN:
9780814722718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814722701.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The early French Wars (1689–1748) in North America saw provincial soldiers, or British white settlers, in Massachusetts and New Hampshire fight against New France and her Native American allies with ... More

Under the Shadow of NapoleonFrench Influence on the American Way of Warfare from Independence to the Eve of World War II

Under the Shadow of Napoleon: French Influence on the American Way of Warfare from Independence to the Eve of World War II

Michael Bonura

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814709429
eISBN:
9780814723173
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814709429.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The way an army thinks about and understands warfare has a tremendous impact on its organization, training, and operations. The central ideas of that understanding form a nation's way of warfare that ... More

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