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Date: 2013
Keyword: genocide | massacre | violence
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1302231
Description: The scholarship surrounding massacre as a phenomenon in history often falls into the shadow of genocide, or the word ‘genocide’ is often used to denote mass killings that would better be described as ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1057079
Description: Violence and the French Revolution has generated a considerable body of work, much of which focuses on the processes leading toward the Terror, or aspects of the Terror and Counter-Revolution. In cont... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1340722
Description: Massacres have occurred throughout recorded history and are even known to have existed in pre-recorded times. Archaeologists have found, for example, evidence of a Neolithic massacre in Talheim, Germa... More
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1058371
Description: Most historians of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars consider flagrant massacres to be an aberration. One historian has recently argued, for example, that the two regions most renowned for their e... More
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/921351
Description: Historians generally discount the advent of the First French Empire as the result of Napoleon's personal ambition. Napoleon, however, could not have brought about the transition from republic to empir... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/921348
Description: The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars resulted in an explosion of personal recollections on a scale never before witnessed, some published in the author’s lifetime, many not. These memoirs, an... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/916940
Description: This article looks at a number of French testimonies of massacres during the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars committed by combatants, for the most part against civilians. Much of what we know about ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2009
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: uon:8012
Description: Review of: OLAF JESSEN. 'Preußens Napoleon?', Ernst von Rüchel, 1754-1823: Krieg im Zeitalter der Venunft. Paderborn: Verlag Ferdinand Schoningh, 2007. Pp. 490.
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2008
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: uon:5382
Description: This essay re-examines coalition warfare during the Napoleonic era by looking at the three eastern European powers - Austria, Prussia and Russia - how they interacted over time with France as well as ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/923755
Description: Just as there was nothing inevitable about the coup that brought Napoleon to power in November 1799, so, too, there was nothing inevitable about the establishment of the Empire in May 1804. It was the... More
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/34758
Reviewed: Reviewed
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/27718
Description: The media of the day represented three predominant models around Napoleon: the all-conquering victorious general, the virtuous republican who stood above factions, and the man who brought peace to the... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2002
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/27186
Description: As a young man, much of Napoleon's time was spent trying to arrive at an intellectual and emotional understanding of his own life story and of his place in the world. He did so in part by embracing hi... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2002
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/35054
Description: From church establishment figure to revolutionary, supporter of Napoleon Bonaparte to promoter of the Bourbon Restoration, the twists and turns of Charles Maurice Prince de Talleyrand’s remarkable car... More
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2001
Resource Type: book
Identifier: uon:2983
Description: The rise of Prussia to a position of preeminence in the German world at the end of the nineteenth century and the unification of Germany under Prussia was one of the most important events in the histo... More