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Title Civilians and war in Europe, 1618-1815 / edited by Erica Charters, Eve Rosenhaft and Hannah Smith
Published Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 301 pages) : illustrations
Series Eighteenth-century worlds
Eighteenth-century worlds
Contents pt. 1. Suffering, reconciliation and values in the seventeenth century -- pt. 2. The state, soldiers and civilians -- pt. 3. Who is a civilian? Who is a soldier? -- pt. 4. Contradictions of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic wars
Summary This interdisciplinary volume examines the relationship between civilians and war in Europe in the period 1615 to 1815, challenging familiar narratives of the rise of modern war and the nature of early modern warfare
Notes "Many of the chapters in this volume are versions of papers presented at the 'Civilians and war in Europe, c.1640-1815' conference held at the University of Liverpool in June 2009"--Page x
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Civilians in war -- Europe -- History -- 17th century -- Congresses
Civilians in war -- Europe -- History -- 18th century -- Congresses
War and society -- Europe -- History -- 17th century -- Congresses
War and society -- Europe -- History -- 18th century -- Congresses
Europe -- History, Military -- 17th century -- Congresses
Europe -- History, Military -- 18th century -- Congresses
Europe -- Social conditions -- 17th century -- Congresses
Europe -- Social conditions -- 18th century -- Congresses
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
History.
Military history.
Form Electronic book
Author Charters, Erica, editor
Rosenhaft, Eve, 1951- editor
Smith, Hannah, 1976- editor
ISBN 178138634X
184631769X
9781781386347
9781846317699