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


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Each month we present an important recent book, and every week we report on recent publications.
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Works highlighted as This month’s book in 2015 

Other books of the year

A NEAR OBSERVER , The Battle of Waterloo, a series of accounts by a near observer, facsimile (first published 1815)

BATES Stephen, 1815: Regency Britain in the Year of Waterloo

CRANE David, Went the Day Well?: Witnessing Waterloo

FIELDS Bertram, “Destiny: A Novel Of Napoleon & Josephine” (a historical romance novel)

LENTZ Thierry, WATERLOO 1815

MIKABERIDZE Alexander, Russian Eyewitness Accounts of the 1807 Campaign (London: Pen & Sword, 2015)

WHITE Alasdair, The Road to Waterloo - a concise history of the 1815 campaign

WILLMS Johannes, Waterloo: Napoleons letzte Schlacht


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