An international scholarly online history journal on First and Second Empire subjects: articles, bibliographies, book reviews, in english and in french

Delve deeper into Napoleonic history here in our section on the history of the two empires. Alongside a section for those just starting, there are many articles, images with commentary, close-ups and special dossiers for the serious Napoleonic enthusiast.

Latest updates :

Dossier thématiques : A close-up on: the Mexican campaign, 1862-1867
Timelines : The Mexican Campaign, 1862-1867
Articles : A new Napoleonic campaign for Montereau


La revue
anglegauche angledroit

A timeline, an article or two, some biographies, a few images, and a bibliography, in short a close-up on a topic related to the First and Second French Empires. You can search for other close-ups either by keyword or by theme.

Back to the homepage

Back to the section homepage

Back to the heading homepage

A close-up on: Napoleon crowned king of Italy, 26 May 1805 in Milan



- Peter Hicks: How Napoleon became 'King of Italy'
- 'Le couronnement de Napoléon roi d'Italie, d'après les Mémoires de Miot de Mélito', (in French)
- Thierry Lentz: 'Le couronnement de Napoléon roi d'Italie à Milan, 26 mai 1805', (in French)



 Print all

Bulletin | My | Site Map | Contact us | Add to your favourites | Legal | ISSN 2272-1800