But the best evidence of Hegel's attention to contemporary politics is two unpublished essays - one of them written in 1798, " On the Internal Condition of Wurttemberg in Recent Times, particularly on the Defects in the Magistracy," the other a criticism on the constitution of Germany, written, probably, not long after the peace of Luneville (1801).
The treaty of Campo Formio (1797) and the subsequent treaty of Luneville (1801) confirmed the conquerors in the possession of the country, and Belgium became an integral part of France, being governed on the same footing, receiving the Code Napoleon, and sharing in the fortunes of the Republic and the Empire.
Shortly afterwards the French arms suffered severe reverses in Italy, and Ferdinand was restored to his territories; but in 1801, by the peace of Luneville, Tuscany was converted into the kingdom of Etruria, and he was again compelled to return to Vienna.
By the peace of Luneville (1802) the see was secularized and given to the archduke of Austria and grand-duke of Tuscany in exchange for Tuscany, its new owner being enrolled among the electoral princes.
HENRI GREGOIRE (1750-1831), French revolutionist and constitutional bishop of Blois, was born at Veho near Luneville, on the 4th of December 1750, the son of a peasant.
Of particular importance was his term of office as ambassador to England during the short peace which followed the treaties of Amiens and Luneville.
These were indignantly repudiated at Vienna, but peace was made between the two Powers at Luneville on the 9th of February 1801.
By the treaty of Luneville (1801) Aix was incorporated with France as chief town of the department of the Roer.
By the peace of Luneville the bishopric was secularized, and in 1803 Wiirzburg passed to Bavaria.
A large portion of its remaining endowments was cut off by the peace of Luneville (1801).