Brumaire, lâ€™an III.  · Paris
Sixteen members of the Comité Militaire established in this operational manual the details of the organization of la police intérieure, including arms, military hospitals, oversight, training of troops, establishment of the hierarchy of the gendarmerie nationale, artillery, fortifications, frontier security, military buildings, housing and equipping troops, convoys, relays, equipping horsemen and surveillance of the armed forces in Paris.
A chronology follows the details of the legislative proceedings about the organization of troops, police and military tribunals, as well as for the gendarmerie required by the department of Paris; also, the provisioning of the corps-de-gardes of Paris, and the extensive legislative summaries concerning the force armée of Paris, and the military transports.
The manual is signed by Gossuin, president, Dubois-Crancé, secrétaire. (Inventory #: 199)