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Will Durant - The Story of Civilization 11 - The Age of Napoleon


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Book Description
11th in the Civilization series - The volatile age of Napoleon, from the French Revolution to the Industrial Revolution.

XI. The Age of Napoleon (1975)
This volume centers on Napoleon I of France and his times.

1. The French Revolution: 1789-99
The Background of Revolution: 1774-89
The National Assembly: May 4, 1789-September 30, 1791
The Legislative Assembly: October 1, 1791-September 20, 1792
The Convention: September 21, 1792-October 26, 1795
The Directory: November 2, 1795-November 9, 1799
Life Under the Revolution: 1789-99
2. Napoleon Ascendant: 1799-1811
The Consulate: November 11, 1799-May 18, 1804
The New Empire: 1804-07
The Mortal Realm: 1807-11
Napoleon Himself
Napoleonic France: 1800-1815
Napoleon and the Arts
Literature versus Napoleon
Science and Philosophy under Napoleon
3. Britain: 1789-1812
England at Work
English Life
The Arts in England
Science in England
English Philosophy
Literature in Transition
The Lake Poets: 1770-1850
The Rebel Poets: 1788-1824
England's Neighbors: 1789-1815
Pitt, Nelson, and Napoleon: 1789-1812
4. The Challenged Kings: 1789-1812
Italy and Its Conquerors: 1789-1813
Austria: 1780-1812
Beethoven: 1770-1827
Germany and Napoleon: 1786-1811
The German People: 1789-1812
German Literature: 1789-1815
German Philosophy: 1789-1815
Around the Heartland: 1789-1812
Russia: 1796-1812
5. Finale: 1811-1815
To Moscow: 1811-12
To Elba: 1813-14
To Waterloo: 1814-15
To St. Helena
To the End
Afterward: 1815-40

About the author
William James Durant (November 5, 1885 November 7, 1981) was an American philosopher, historian, and writer. He is best known for his authorship and co-authorship with his wife Ariel Durant of The Story of Civilization.

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