Date

2015

Faculty Advisor

Patricia Goldsworthy-Bishop

Abstract

An examination of the failures of Napoleon's Navy. Using primary and secondary examination, this paper answers the question of why Napoleon's Navy was such a spectacular failure during the Napoleonic Wars. The paper contends that the French Revolution destroyed the experienced admiralty and thereby doomed the French Navy to failure.

Document Type

Paper

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