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The Age of Napoleon (Modern Library Chronicles)

by Alistair Horne

  • 52 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Modern Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political,
  • I,,
  • France,
  • France - History - Revolution And Napoleonic Empire (1789-1815),
  • Military,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: World,
  • Historical - General,
  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • History / General,
  • Influence,
  • Napoleon,
  • Europe - France,
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815,
  • 1769-1821,
  • Biography,
  • Emperor of the French,,
  • Emperors

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7699701M
    ISBN 100679642633
    ISBN 109780679642633

    The Story of Civilization, Part XI: The Age of Napoleon: A History of European Civilization from to by Will Durant, Ariel Durant and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   "This is a marvelous book and undoubtedly the best biography of Napoleon for over a generation. Dwyer gives a freshness to familiar incidents and brings Napoleon and those around him to life as flesh and blood human beings. Truly excellent."—Adrian Goldsworthy, author of Caesar: Life of a Colossus.

      The War of in the Age of Napoleon. by Jeremy Black. Campaigns and Commanders Series (Book 21) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: University of Oklahoma Press. THE AGE OF NAPOLEON is the biography of an enigmatic and legendary personality as well as the portrait of an entire age. J. Christopher Herold tells the fascinating story of the Napoleonic world in all its aspects -- political, cultural, military, commercial, and social/5(6).


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The last part is a summary of what happened after Napoleon, in the times of Napoleon II and Napoleon III, which I also found useful. It helps you situate Napoleon within the history of France.

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‎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. Born into poverty on the remote island of Corsica, he rose to prominence in. The Age of Napoleon is the eleventh and probably the last volume in The Story of Civilization by Will and Ariel Durant.

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The Age of Napoleon by J. Christopher Herold; 18 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Consulate and Empire, I, Emperor of the French,Consulate and First Empire,Napoleon, France, Emperor of the French, I,Consulate and Empire, ; Places: France; People: Napoleon I Emperor of the French ().

The Age of Napoleon by Alistair Horne pp, Weidenfeld, £ Induring a campaign in which he shattered the myth of Prussian military invincibility, Napoleon sat down in his bivouac to.

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