War Memories

The Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars in Modern European Culture
Author(s): 
Forrest, Alan
Author(s): 
François, Étienne
Author(s): 
Hagemann, Karen
ISBN: 
9781137365408
Date published: 
October 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£21.99

The Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars had an enduring influence on the collective memory of all European nations and regions, and have given them an international dimension. These essays look at how the French Wars were remembered in personal diaries, paintings and literature, allowing a comparative analysis with a transnational perspective.