Publisher description for French history since Napoleon / edited by Martin S. Alexander.

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This major new history of France covers the last two hundred years. Within a clear chronological framework, the contributors aim to present diversity while keeping the colors and textures of the time within a recognizable political context. Proper place is given to social and cultural history with an emphasis on the national and international events which occurred during the period.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
France -- History -- 19th century.
France -- History -- 20th century.
Napoleon -- I, -- Emperor of the French, -- 1769-1821 -- Influence.