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Cambridge AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership - Student Profiles



I graduated with a BA in History from UCL, and then came to Cambridge to complete an MPhil in Modern European History. My PhD is a study of the intersection of politics, public finance and military planning covering the periodĀ from the establishment of Napoleon's dictatorship to the Crimean War.

Other academic interests

European history since c.1750

The French Revolution

Financial history

International relations

Department: History
Supervisor: Professor Robert Tombs
College: St. Catharine's
AHRC Subject Area: History
Title of Thesis: Public finance and the making of the modern French state, 1799-1853
 Jerome  Greenfield