The Wars of Coalition

An Historical Chronicle of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, and of the USA, for the years 1792-1815

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The call to rush men to the frontiers became a famous decree. It brought 10,000 men (many sans culottes) into the war, but vacated Paris of many who would have hindered future events. It was the precursor of the levee en masse of 1793. . .