Meticulous, deeply researched work fills an important gap in the literature on politics and emigration during the French Revolution... a significan contribution to scholarship on journalism in the age of the French Revolution. * HISTORY * Of considerable interest for those with strong interests in the French Revolution and French journalism. * CHOICE * Important work, scholarly and well-written... also an important addition to a valuable series. * ALBION *
Scripting counter-revolution? emigre journals and journalists, 1792-1814; the business of counter-revolution; the propaganda war; reactions to revolution, 1792-1799; the challenge of Bonaparte, 1799-1814. Conclusion. Appendices: proprietorship of the "Courier de Londres"; profiles of emigre journals.