Author:Robert Matteson Johnston

Robert Matteson Johnston

American historian, who wrote mainly on military history. Born in Paris and educated at Eton College and Pembroke College, Cambridge; taught at Harvard and Mount Holyoke College; Assistant Professor of Modern History in Harvard University (1914)


  • The Roman Theocracy and the Republic, 1846-49 (1901)
  • Napoleon: A Short Biography (1904)
  • The Napoleonic Empire in Southern Italy and the Rise of the Secret Societies (1904)
  • The Memoirs of Malakoff (1907)
  • American Soldiers (1907)
  • The French Revolution (1909)
  • The Corsican (1910)
  • The Holy Christian Church (1912)
  • Mémoire de Marie Caroline, reine de Naples (1912)
  • Bull Run (1913)
  • "History, General Introduction" in The Harvard Classics, Volume 51 (1914)
  • "The French Revolution" in The Harvard Classics, Volume 51 (1914)


Some or all works by this author were published before January 1, 1928, and are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.