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Napoleon and Wellington : the Battle of Waterloo--and the great commanders who fought it

Author: Andrew Roberts
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the relationship between the French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte and the Duke of Wellington prior to and in the aftermath of the Battle of Waterloo, the most decisive battle of the nineteenth century.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Napoleon, Emperor of the French; Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of; Napoleon, Emperor of the French; Arthur Wellesley Wellington, Duke of
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Roberts
ISBN: 0743228324 9780743228329
OCLC Number: 429393286
Notes: Originally published: Great Britain : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, ©2001.
Description: xxxii, 350 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Andrew Roberts.
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