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Author: EMSLEY, CLIVE.
Title: Gendarmes and the State in Nineteenth-Century Europe.
Description: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. 0198207980. 1st edition. "Presents a detailed account of the French Gendarmerie from the old regime up to the First World War, and looks at the reasons for how and why this model came to be exported across continental Europe in the wake of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic armies. In particular the gendarmes' role is examined within the differing national contexts of Italy, Germany, and the Habsburg Empire." Pp.xii/288. Dark blue cloth, dustwrapper, minor wear to corner tips. Scarce. VG/VG.
Keywords: Emsley Gendarmes State Nineteenth Century Europe Soldier Policemen France Napoleonic Revolution Restoration July Monarchy Hussars Brigands Policing Empire Carabinieri Landjagers Habsburg 45758 History: : European
Price: GBP 95.00 = appr. US$ 135.66 Seller: Chilton Books
- Book number: 44334
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