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Creators: Dwyer, Philip
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/43539
Description: On the front cover of Claude Ribbe's Le Crime de Napoléon is a photograph of Hitler surrounded by a bevy of generals looking down at the tomb of Napoleon at the Invalides during his visit there after ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2001
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/32149
Description: Contents: Introduction / Philip G. Dwyer - Pt. I. Napoleon and French Society - 1. Napoleon's Youth and Rise to Power / Harold T. Parker - 2. The Military Culture of Napoleonic France / Alan Forrest -... More
Creators: Dwyer, Philip
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: uon:6275
Description: Napoleon Bonaparte's rise to power was neither inevitable nor smooth; it was full of mistakes, wrong turns and pitfalls. During his formative years his identity was constantly shifting, his character ... More
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: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/918503
Description: Although on the margins of Australian literary circles during his lifetime, Arthur William Upfield produced over thirty novels and several articles. Twenty-nine of his novels, published in England, Au... More
Creators: Dwyer, Philip G.
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/34758
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: uon:161
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: 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
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/921345
Description: Although the idea of ‘Universal Monarchy’ has existed since the early middle ages, the term started to be used pejoratively from the sixteenth century onwards. This article looks at the manner in whic... 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: 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: 2001
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: uon:2579
Description: Although many aspects of the period can be understood without much reference to Napoleon, no account of the wars that took place berween 1803 and 1815 can neglect his role in them. Without him, it is ... More
Creators: Dwyer, Philip
Date: 2008
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: uon:5021
Description: How did Napoléon rise so rapidly from Corsican outsider to emperor of France? It is one of history's most beguiling questions, one that has prompted legions of authors faced with a lifetime's worth of... More
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