François Christophe Edmond de Kellermann

François Christophe Edmond de Kellermann, 3rd Duke of Valmy (1802-1868) was a distinguished statesman, political historian, and diplomat under the July Monarchy.[1]

He was the son of François Étienne de Kellermann and the grandson of marshal François Christophe de Kellermann.[1] Elected to the Chamber of Deputies in 1842, he retired from politics in 1848. With his death the title became extinct.

WorkEdit

  • De la force du droit et du droit de la force (1850)
  • Histoire de la campagne de 1800 (1854, written using his father's papers)
  • Le génie des peuples dans les arts (1867)

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b Chisholm 1911, p. 719.

ReferencesEdit

  •   This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Kellermann, François Christophe de". Encyclopædia Britannica. 15 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. pp. 718–719.

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