Published September 1, 1998
by Harper Perennial .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||944|
Napoléon Bonaparte (/ n ə ˈ p oʊ l i ən ˈ b oʊ n ə p ɑːr t /, French: [napɔleɔ̃ bɔnɑpaʁt]; 15 August – 5 May ) was a French statesman and military leader who rose to prominence during the French Revolution and led several successful campaigns during the French Revolutionary lfcmalta.com was Emperor of the French as Napoleon I from until and again briefly in Burial: 15 December , Les Invalides, Paris, France. Apr 09, · Any? There have been more books written about him since days have passed since he died. The amount of books on him is simply astounding; unfortunately, so is the lack of quality. Many of the books written on him are, quite frankly, beyond appallin. Sep 26, · Napoleon Bonaparte (), also known as Napoleon I, was a French military leader and emperor who conquered much of Europe in the early 19th century. After seizing political power in France. One of the distinctive things about this book is that it drew a lot of attention to the 30, German troops fighting on behalf of Napoleon. Yes, this book is an important corrective to the idea that Napoleon’s forces were all French. They certainly weren’t. When Napoleon invaded Russia, only something like 55% of his army were French.
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Napoleon obviously, but I was fascinated by supporting characters such as Talleyrand and, less so, Josephine. Do you think Napoleon needs a follow-up book? Why or why not? It successfully presents the narrative of a singular genius and is quite complete. If any follow-up then to trace the career of his nephew Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte, Napoleon III. Code Napoleon by Bonaparte, Napoleon and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at lfcmalta.com A definitive biography of Bonaparte from his birth in Corsica to his death in exile on St Helena, this book examines all aspects of Bonaparte‘s spectacular rise to power and his dizzying fall. It offers close examination of battlefield victories, personal torments, military genius, Bonaparte‘s titanic ego and his relationships with the French government, Talleyrand, Wellington and Josephine/5(5). Where did Napoleon grow up? Napoleon Bonaparte was born on August 15, in the city of Ajaccio on the island of Corsica. His father was Carlo Buonaparte, an important attorney who represented Corsica at the court of the French King. He had four brothers and three sisters including an .