A survey of the Napoleonic Wars. The central theme is the scale of French military power and its impact on other European states from Portugal to Russia and from Scandinavia to Sicily.
1. The Nature of the Napoleonic Wars. 2. The Triumph of the French. 3.The Empire of the French. 4.Resistance to the French. 5. Perfidious Albion. 6. The Emulation of the French. 7. Revolution and the French. 8. The Downfall of the French. 9.The Impact of Napoleonic Wars. Chronology. Bibliographical Essay. Maps. Index.