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The Resource Napoleon : life, legacy, and image : a biography, Alan Forrest

Napoleon : life, legacy, and image : a biography, Alan Forrest

Label
Napoleon : life, legacy, and image : a biography
Title
Napoleon
Title remainder
life, legacy, and image : a biography
Statement of responsibility
Alan Forrest
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From Alan Forrest, a preeminent British scholar, comes an exceedingly readable account of the man and his legend. Drawing on original research and his own distinguished background in French history, Forrest demonstrates that Napoleon was as much a product of his times as their creator
Summary
A comprehensive account of the life and enduring influence of the early 19th-century French emperor covers his rise to prominence, the ways his life reflected his time, and the lingering impact of his death on national stability
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10153823
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 944.05092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DC203
LC item number
.F67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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life, legacy, and image: a biography
Label
Napoleon : life, legacy, and image : a biography, Alan Forrest
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Quercus, c2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-385) and index
Contents
Paris, 1840 -- Corsican beginnings -- Son of the revolution -- Bonaparte in Italy -- Lure of the orient -- First consul -- From consulate to empire -- Quest for glory -- A vision of civil society -- The reinvention of monarchy -- From the peninsula to Leipzig -- The hundred days -- Years of exile -- Life after death
Control code
5597958
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 403 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781250009036
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012035209
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778422052
  • (OCoLC)778422052
Label
Napoleon : life, legacy, and image : a biography, Alan Forrest
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Quercus, c2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-385) and index
Contents
Paris, 1840 -- Corsican beginnings -- Son of the revolution -- Bonaparte in Italy -- Lure of the orient -- First consul -- From consulate to empire -- Quest for glory -- A vision of civil society -- The reinvention of monarchy -- From the peninsula to Leipzig -- The hundred days -- Years of exile -- Life after death
Control code
5597958
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 403 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781250009036
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012035209
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778422052
  • (OCoLC)778422052

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