Napoleon

Written By Vincent Cronin
Napoleon
  • Publsiher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release : 01 June 2009
  • ISBN : 000732958X
  • Pages : 480 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 2 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Napoleon by author: Vincent Cronin which was release on 01 June 2009 and published by HarperCollins UK with total page 480 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. "Vincent Cronin superbly realises his objective in this, probably the finest of all modern biographies of Napoleon. It is generally regarded as this author's masterpiece"--Back cover.

Napoleon and de Gaulle

Napoleon and de Gaulle
  • Author : Patrice Gueniffey
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-12
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : One of France’s most famous historians compares two exemplars of political and military leadership to make the unfashionable case that individuals, for better and worse, matter in history. Historians have taught us that the past is not just a tale of heroes and wars. The anonymous millions matter and ...

Letters of Napoleon

Letters of Napoleon
  • Author : J. M. Thompson
  • Publisher : Read Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2013-04-16
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : Not that all Napoleons letters, or even many of them, are of a selfrevealing kind. In youth he had few confidants in middle age he had little to confide. la the stress of business and war he soon shed the idealism of the patriot, the fatalism of the f evolutionary, ...

Napoleon the Great

Napoleon the Great
  • Author : Andrew Roberts
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2016-05-27
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : From Andrew Roberts, author of the Sunday Times bestseller The Storm of War, this is the definitive modern biography of Napoleon It has become all too common for Napoleon Bonaparte's biographers to approach him as a figure to be reviled, bent on world domination, practically a proto-Hitler. Here, after years ...

Napoleon Symphony

Napoleon Symphony
  • Author : Anthony Burgess
  • Publisher : Profile Books
  • Release Date : 2012-11-01
  • Total pages : 390
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : A grand and tragi-comic symphony to Napoleon Bonaparte, this novel unteases and reweaves Napoleon's life - from the first great days of his campaigns in 1796 to exile and death on St. Helena a quarter of a century later. Burgess' Bonaparte is a cuckold, afflicted with heartburn and halitosis while enacting ...

Napoleon the Great

Napoleon the Great
  • Author : Andrew Roberts
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2014-10-02
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : From Andrew Roberts, author of the Sunday Times bestseller The Storm of War, this is the definitive modern biography of Napoleon It has become all too common for Napoleon Bonaparte's biographers to approach him as a figure to be reviled, bent on world domination, practically a proto-Hitler. Here, after years ...

Tactics and the Experience of Battle in the Age of Napoleon

Tactics and the Experience of Battle in the Age of Napoleon
  • Author : Rory Muir
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-10-01
  • Total pages : 353
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : This historical study of Napoleonic battles and tactics examines firsthand accounts from soldiers’ memoirs, diaries, and letters: “A major work” (David Seymour, Military Illustrated). In this illuminating volume, historian Rory Muir explores what actually happened in battle during the Napoleonic Wars, putting special focus on how the participants’ feelings and ...

In Napoleon s Shadow

In Napoleon s Shadow
  • Author : Louis-Joseph Marchand
  • Publisher : Casemate Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-05-30
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : In 1811, twelve young men were chosen among the families in the Emperors personal service to serve as ushers in his apartments. My mother, attached to the household of the King of Rome as first nurse to the prince, requested this favour for me from the grand chamberlain, the Count de ...

Napoleon s Commentaries on the Wars of Julius Caesar

Napoleon s Commentaries on the Wars of Julius Caesar
  • Author : R. A. Maguire
  • Publisher : Pen and Sword
  • Release Date : 2017-11-30
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : While in exile on St Helena, Napoleon dictated a commentary on the wars of Julius Caesar, later published in 1836. In each chapter he summarized the events of one campaign, then added comments from the standpoint of his own military knowledge. Over the nearly two millennia between Caesar and Napoleon some ...

Napoleon in Egypt

Napoleon in Egypt
  • Author : Paul Strathern
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2009-09
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : Describes Napoleon Bonaparte's invasion of Egypt in 1798, the first attack on a Middle Eastern country by a Western power in modern times, examining Napoleon's military victories, his declaration of himself as emperor, the introduction of the Napoleonic Code, and the legacy of his expedition. Reprint....

Napoleon

Napoleon
  • Author : Vincent Cronin
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2009-06-01
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : "Vincent Cronin superbly realises his objective in this, probably the finest of all modern biographies of Napoleon. It is generally regarded as this author's masterpiece"--Back cover....

Napoleon and Berlin

Napoleon and Berlin
  • Author : Michael V. Leggiere
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 2015-06-23
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : At a time when Napoleon needed all his forces to reassert French dominance in Central Europe, why did he fixate on the Prussian capital of Berlin? Instead of concentrating his forces for a decisive showdown with the enemy, he repeatedly detached large numbers of troops, under ineffective commanders, toward the ...

The Reign Of Napoleon Bonaparte

The Reign Of Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Author : Robert Asprey
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2001-10-03
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : In The Reign of Napoleon Bonaparte, the second and final volume of Robert Asprey's cradle-to-grave biography, the author expands upon the encompassing portrayal of Napoleon-child, man, general, lover, husband, king, emperor, father, conqueror, statesman, and, finally, prisoner-that he developed in volume one. Asprey gives us more of the personality and ...

Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Author : Alan Schom
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1998-08-26
  • Total pages : 944
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : 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 ...

Napoleon in Russian Cultural Mythology

Napoleon in Russian Cultural Mythology
  • Author : Molly W. Wesling
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : Beginning with the earliest days of his meteoric rise to power at the turn of the nineteenth century and continuing into the post-soviet era, Napoleon Bonaparte has maintained a peculiar grip on Russian popular and literary imagination. Heralded as the Messiah, condemned as the Antichrist, and lauded as the spirit ...

1812 Napoleon s Fatal March on Moscow

1812  Napoleon   s Fatal March on Moscow
  • Author : Adam Zamoyski
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2012-11-29
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 000732958X
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Summary : Adam Zamoyski’s bestselling account of Napoleon’s invasion of Russia and his catastrophic retreat from Moscow, events that had a profound effect on European history....