The Napoleonic Wars: A Global History by Alexander Mikaberidze. Oxford University Press, 2020. Hardcover, 960 pages, $40.
Reviewed by Casey Chalk
"Mikaberidze, who manages to keep the narrative moving at a speedy clip, has an overarching objective: to demonstrate that the Napoleonic Wars were truly a global conflict with global implications, an authentic “world war.” In this, the author, whose work involved research in over a dozen languages, succeeds...."