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The diamond : a novel

Author: Julie Baumgold
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2005.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tale based on the history of the Regent diamond is told from the perspectives of an exiled Napoleon and his biographer and traces the gem's discovery, journey through the courts of Europe, and ownership by Napoleon before his fall.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Baumgold, Julie.
Diamond.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2005
(OCoLC)607754447
Online version:
Baumgold, Julie.
Diamond.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2005
(OCoLC)609274026
Named Person: Emmanuel-Auguste-Dieudonné Las Cases, comte de; Napoleon, Emperor of the French; Emmanuel-Auguste-Dieudonné Las Cases, comte de; Napoleon, Emperor of the French
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Baumgold
ISBN: 9780743264815 0743264819
OCLC Number: 57475998
Description: ix, 307 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Julie Baumgold.
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A tale based on the history of the Regent diamond is told from the perspectives of an exiled Napoleon and his biographer and traces the gem's discovery, journey through the courts of Europe, and ownership by Napoleon before his fall.

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