Waterloo & Napoleon by Prof Michael Broers

Interviewed by Maria Edwards and George Evans-Hulme

The Importance of Waterloo

Was Napoleon a revolutionary?

How important is it to study Napoleon other achievements besides of his military ones?

What is the inner and outer Empire?

Has the historiography of Napoleon changed, and will historians ever agree?

What Napoleonic sources are most accessible for Primary and Secondary students who don’t speak French?

Do we teach enough about Napoleon in schools?

Extra thoughts for teachers

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