Napoleon on Napoleon: An Autobiography of the Emperor

By: de Chair, Somerset

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Light general wear. 1994 Large Softcover. 288 pp. This is an illustrated autobiography of the Emperor Napoleon compiled from his commentaries and memoirs dictated on St Helena, edited and put into chronological order. The text spans his childhood in Corsica to exile on St Helena and covers family feuds, divorce from Josephine, retreat from Moscow, Waterloo and more - all in his own words. Napoleon was in inveterate writer, he dictated obsessively and edited his own scripts. He was also very aware of his position as one of history's great leaders. The book should be useful to military enthusiasts, historians and writers.

Title: Napoleon on Napoleon: An Autobiography of the Emperor

Author: de Chair, Somerset

Categories: French, Political, Military,

Publisher: Cassell: 1994

ISBN Number: 0304344559

ISBN Number 13: 9780304344550

Binding: Large Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2302123

Keywords: NAPOLEON BONAPARTE BIOGRAPHY POLITICAL MILITARY HISTORY EUROPE EUROPEAN FRANCE FRENCH,