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The age of Napoleon

by J. Christopher Herold

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Published by American Heritage, Distributed by Houghton Mifflin Co. in New York, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821,
    • France -- History -- Consulate and First Empire, 1799-1815

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J. Christopher Herold.
      SeriesThe American Heritage library
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC201 .H44 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination478 p. :
      Number of Pages478
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2541666M
      ISBN 100828104913
      LC Control Number85022996

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They provide context, they chart the rise and fall of his empire, but they are not the focus of the book/5. 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. May 09,  · The age of Napoleon transformed Europe, laying the foundations for the modern world. Now Alistair Horne, one of the great chroniclers of French history gives us a fresh account of that remarkable time.

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Co.; book trade distribution by Harper and Row in English The Horizon book of the age of Napoleon: by the editors of Horizon magazineAmerican Heritage Pub. in English. 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. Jul 01,  · Nor that Napoleon physically saw the best and the worst of the British army. Indeed he saw very little of it. Indeed as, Broers himself observes Napoleon was dumbfounded by what he heard. Though the author states this was the first direct contact Napoleon had with the British he had come much closer to them at Toulon.

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Here, he is described in his own words and the words of his contemporaries: from his clannishness to his knack for being at /5(2). THE AGE OF NAPOLEON Directions: Read the end of Chapter 18 Section 3 and all of Chapter 18 Section 4 (p—) and answer the question that follow in full sentences and complete detail.

Be sure to pay special attention to highlighted terms 1. 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.

‎The age of Napoleon transformed Europe, laying the foundations for the modern world. Now Alistair Horne, one of the great chroniclers of French history gives us a fresh account of that remarkable time.

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The author.Napoleon The Spirit of the Age: (Book): Broers, Michael: "The second volume of Michael Broers' three volume life of Napoleon, covering the tumultuous years toa period which marks the zenith of Napoleon's power and military success.

Like volume one, it is based on the new version of Napoleon's correspondence, made available by the Fondation Napoléon in Paris. It is the.