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Paramilitary Forces in Paris

Jonathan M. House

in Controlling Paris: Armed Forces and Counter-Revolution, 1789-1848

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479881154
eISBN:
9781479836635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479881154.003.0005
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the rise of paramilitary forces in Paris in 1848. The collapse of the July Monarchy was followed by the emergence of leaders of different political persuasions both inside and ... More


La Garde Nationale Mobile

Jonathan M. House

in Controlling Paris: Armed Forces and Counter-Revolution, 1789-1848

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479881154
eISBN:
9781479836635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479881154.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the rise of the paramilitary organization Garde Nationale Mobile, or Mobile National Guard, as the most important armed force in Paris between February 24 and May 16, 1848. The ... More


May 15–16

Jonathan M. House

in Controlling Paris: Armed Forces and Counter-Revolution, 1789-1848

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479881154
eISBN:
9781479836635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479881154.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the civil disorders that erupted in Paris on May 15–16, 1848. It begins with an assessment of the security situation in republican Paris and goes on to discuss the role of the ... More


Troop Movements and Attroupements: Civil Disorder in Paris, May 17–June 22, 1848

Jonathan M. House

in Controlling Paris: Armed Forces and Counter-Revolution, 1789-1848

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479881154
eISBN:
9781479836635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479881154.003.0009
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the civil disorders that erupted in Paris from May 17 to June 22, 1848 and the government tactics used to control the attroupements (mobs) that disturbed the capital. It ... More


American Emergencies: Whiteness, the National Guard, and Light in August

Chuck Jackson

in Faulkner and Whiteness

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617030208
eISBN:
9781621033202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617030208.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter explores the historical development of new forms of military defense in the early twentieth century, such as the National Guard, and how this process was explicitly racialized in the Jim ... More


Public Force in Paris, February 24–May 4, 1848

Jonathan M. House

in Controlling Paris: Armed Forces and Counter-Revolution, 1789-1848

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479881154
eISBN:
9781479836635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479881154.003.0007
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the political crisis that erupted in Paris in the last days of February and the first week of March 1848, with particular emphasis on the absence of reliable public forces to ... More


Integrating the Components: The Army National Guard within the Total Army

Jon Middaugh

in Landpower in the Long War: Projecting Force After 9/11

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177571
eISBN:
9780813177588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177571.003.0016
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter assesses the Army National Guard's ability to work alongside the Regular Army to provide strategic landpower capability, capacity, and flexibility. It argues that closely integrating the ... More


The Mobilization of Political Opinion

Alan Forrest

in The Revolution in Provincial France: Aquitaine, 1789–1799

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206163
eISBN:
9780191676994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206163.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the mobilization of political opinion about the French Revolution in French provinces. The municipal revolution and the elections to departments and districts presupposed an ... More


The New Era, 1899–1905

Gregory Mixon

in Show Thyself a Man: Georgia State Troops, Colored, 1865-1905

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062723
eISBN:
9780813051697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062723.003.0008
Subject:
History, African-American History

Blacks pushed back and defeated streetcar segregation one last time before Jim Crow reshaped public transit and the militia in the early twentieth century. The Spanish American Cuban Philippine War ... More


Promoting Security

Jonathan S. Addleton

in Mongolia and the United States: A Diplomatic History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9789888139941
eISBN:
9789888180868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139941.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter explores interaction between the United States and Mongolia on security issues, including support for Mongolia's increasing presence on UN and other peacekeeping missions around the ... More


Why Confusion? Why the Commune?

Peter Starr

in Commemorating Trauma: The Paris Commune and Its Cultural Aftermath

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780823226030
eISBN:
9780823240920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823226030.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Historians have generally seen the French declaration of war against Prussia on July 19, 1870, as doubly determined. From its inception, the Government of National Defense took as its primary ... More


State Structure

in Frontier Goiás, 1822–1889

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804751797
eISBN:
9780804767743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804751797.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the state structure of the province of Goiás, Brazil during the period from 1822–1889, describing the manifestations of central government power in the province, such as the ... More


The Imperial Reform Army

Jeff Mielke

in Homer Lea: American Soldier of Fortune

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126166
eISBN:
9780813135632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126166.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

Liang Ch'i-ch'ao's visit to Los Angeles won publicity for the cause and this led to Lea's initiative to implement his plans of reform. Lea recruited new drill instructors to his ranks, many of whom ... More


“So He Lost It All?”

George F. Hofmann

in Through Mobility We Conquer: The Mechanization of U.S. Cavalry

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124032
eISBN:
9780813134819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124032.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the unpreparedness of the U.S. Army for World War II because of the line branch chiefs' compartmentalized organizations and their refusal to adopt military mechanization ... More


Patrician Heritage

Henry G. Gole

in Exposing the Third Reich: Colonel Truman Smith in Hitler's Germany

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780813141763
eISBN:
9780813142418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813141763.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter offers us a brief look at Truman Smith's ancestors, giving us the closest view of his mother and father Mary and Edmund Smith and his father's military career and untimely death. The ... More


“All of No Man's Land Is Ours”

Reid Badger

in A Life in Ragtime: A Biography of James Reese Europe

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195337969
eISBN:
9780199851553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337969.003.0016
Subject:
Music, History, American

The demand for black musicians and entertainers had fallen off even before Jim Europe and Noble Sissle joined the National Guard, and it continued to decline throughout the last years of the war. The ... More


The Wind of Revolution

Richard Bolster

in Marie d`Agoult: The Rebel Countess

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300082463
eISBN:
9780300137682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300082463.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

This chapter focuses on the revolution during the first few years of Marie d'Agoult's marriage. It explains that King Charles X made a number of decisions resented by much of the Parisian middle ... More


Their Rhetoric Is That of Revolution: North Carolina A&T and the Rise and Fall of the Student Organization for Black Unity, 1966–1974

Jelani M. Favors

in Shelter in a Time of Storm: How Black Colleges Fostered Generations of Leadership and Activism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469648330
eISBN:
9781469648354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469648330.003.0008
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses Greensboro, North Carolina as the unofficial headquarters for the Black Power Movement in the south and the role that North Carolina A&T State University played in facilitating ... More


Blood and Guts

Peter Caddick-Adams

in Monte Cassino: Ten Armies in Hell

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199974641
eISBN:
9780190254605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199974641.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the third aspect of General Mark Clark's opening assault on the Monte Cassino front during World War II. At the time, Dick McCreery's X Corps were trying to force their way ... More


A Black Regiment in World War I

Harry Haywood and Gwendolyn Midlo Hall

in A Black Communist in the Freedom Struggle: The Life of Harry Haywood

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816679058
eISBN:
9781452947686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816679058.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In this chapter, Harry Haywood talks about his experience as a member of a Black regiment that fought in World War I. Because of his bitter encounter with racism in a school in Minneapolis, Haywood ... More


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