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Bonaparte : 1769-1802

Author: Patrice Gueniffey; Steven Rendall
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Patrice Gueniffey, the leading French historian of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic age, takes up the epic narrative at the heart of this turbulent period: the life of Napoleon himself, from his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Named Person: Napoleon, Emperor of the French; Napoleon, Emperor of the French
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrice Gueniffey; Steven Rendall
ISBN: 9780674368354 0674368355
OCLC Number: 890377611
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Description: 320 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Part I. Napoleon and Corsica: 1769-1793 --
An Italian family in Corsica --
A French upbringing --
The French officer and the Corsican patriot --
The revolutionary of Ajaccio --
Lost illusions --
Part II. Entry into the scene: 1793-1796 --
Toulon --
In search of a future --
Happiness --
Part III. The Italian Campaign: 1796-1797 --
That beautiful Italy --
An Italian policy? --
On the road to Vienna --
Mombello --
Saving the Directory --
Campoformio --
Parisian interlude --
Part IV. The Egyptian Expedition: 1798-1799 --
The road to the Indies --
The conquest of the Nile --
Governing Egypt --
Jaffa --
The return from the orient --
Part V. Crossing the Rubicon: 1799 --
The conspiracy --
Brumaire --
Part VI. A king for the revolution: 1799-1802 --
First Consul --
First steps --
From the Tuileries to Marengo --
Works and days --
The turning point of 1801 --
Peace with the church --
The top of the ladder.
Other Titles: Bonaparte.
Responsibility: Patrice Gueniffey ; translated by Steven Rendall.
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