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Book Raffle: Haynes’s Our Friends the Enemies

13 February 2019

Haynes, Christine. Our Friends the Enemies: The Occupation of France After Napoleon (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2018). In conjunction with Harvard University Press...

Book Raffle: Hayes’s Our Friends the Enemies

13 February 2019

Hayes, Christine. Our Friends the Enemies: The Occupation of France After Napoleon (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2018). In conjunction with Harvard University Press...

The Occupation of France After Napoleon, or Confessions of a Cultural-Turned-Military Historian

11 February 2019

By Christine Haynes The “Age of Revolutions” was also an Age of Wars. While this point may be obvious to most readers of this site, as well as historians of the period,...

Pamphlet of Protest: Revolution, Exile, and Abolition in Chautard’s Escapes from Cayenne

4 February 2019

By Michaël Roy In September 1857, Jean-Léon Chautard, Charles Bivors, and Louis Antoine Hippolyte Paon arrived in Boston, Massachusetts. The three French refugees from the...