Napoleon III and Europe - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080122441, 9781483150253

Napoleon III and Europe

1st Edition

Bibliographical Studies, Sixteen Illustrations

Authors: Yong Zhou
eBook ISBN: 9781483150253
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1965
Page Count: 174
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Napoleon III and Europe investigates, outside the field of France's own political development, those positive changes in the organization of Europe and the world which Napoleon III effected. It examines Napoleon III's attitude towards the so-called nationality principle with regards to the Balkans, and the attention he gave to the fate of the Christian nations in European Turkey. Napoleon's role in the unification of Italy is also discussed. Comprised of 10 chapters, this book begins with an analysis of Napoleon's Balkan policy in relation to the Ottoman Empire, as well as his attitude towards the principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia. The two areas of Europe in which the problem of nationality was most acute and complex are considered, namely, the empires of the Hapsburgs and the Turks. Attention then turns to Napoleon's policy towards Italy and its unification. The process of Italian unification is discussed in relation to European politics during Napoleon III's reign. Napoleon's foreign policy on Europe and the diplomatic actions of German Chancellor Otto von Bismarck are also examined, along with his contributions to the development of European politics and culture. The final chapter is a selective bibliography of Europe between 1852 and 1890. This monograph will appeal to historians and political scientists.

Table of Contents

1. — Avant-Propos


2. — Napoléon III et les Balkans

Napoleon III and the Balkans

3. — Cavour, Napoléon III et L'Unite Italienne

Cavour, Napoleon III and the Unification of Italy

4. — L'Europe de Bismarck

Bismarck's Europe

5. — La Véritable Place de Napoléon III dans L'Histoire de L'Europe

The True Place of Napoleon III in the History of Europe

6. — Bibliographie Sélective 1852-1890

— Table des Illustrations


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About the Author

Yong Zhou

Professor Yong Zhou is a recognized expert in the field of non-linear difference equations and their applications in China. He was Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Dynamical Systems and Differential Equations over 2007-2011, and is present Guest Editor at Optimization (T&F), Nonlinear Dynamics and Journal of Vibration and Control (Sage), and at Elsevier former Guest Editor of Computers & Mathematics with Applications over 2010-2012 and Applied Mathematics and Computation over 2014-2015.

Affiliations and Expertise

Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, Zhejiang Normal University, P.R. China.

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