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Napoleon. Volume 2, the spirit of the age, 1805-1810 / Michael Broers.

By: Broers, Michael.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London, England : Faber and Faber, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: wiv, 536 pages : illustrations (some colour), portraits, maps ; 24 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780571273430; 0571273432; 9780571301522; 0571301525; 9781681776699; 1681776693.Other title: Spirit of the age, 1805-1810.Subject(s): Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 | France -- Kings and rulers -- Biography | France -- History -- Consulate and First Empire, 1799-1815Genre/Form: Biographies.DDC classification: 944.05092 Summary: This book deals with the life of Napoleon, that makes full use of the new version of his Correspondence compiled by the Fondation Napoleon in Paris to replace the sanitized compilation made under the Second French Empire as a propaganda exercise by his nephew, Napoleon III. This book draws on the thoughts of Napoleon himself as his life unfolded.
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The first of a majestic two part biography of the great dictator told with energy, style and lots of new research.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

This book deals with the life of Napoleon, that makes full use of the new version of his Correspondence compiled by the Fondation Napoleon in Paris to replace the sanitized compilation made under the Second French Empire as a propaganda exercise by his nephew, Napoleon III. This book draws on the thoughts of Napoleon himself as his life unfolded.