The Leading eBooks Store Online 3,720,765 members ⚫ 1,207,593 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Napoleon

A Life

Napoleon by Paul Johnson
Add to cart
US$ 11.99
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
From New York Times bestselling author Paul Johnson, “a very readable and entertaining biography” (The Washington Post) about one of the most important figures in modern European history: Napoleon Bonaparte
 
In an ideal pairing of author and subject, the magisterial historian Paul Johnson offers a vivid look at the life of the strategist, general, and dictator who conquered much of Europe. Following Napoleon from the barren island of Corsica to his early training in Paris, from his meteoric victories and military dictatorship to his exile and death, Johnson examines the origins of his ferocious ambition. In Napoleon's quest for power, Johnson sees a realist unfettered by patriotism or ideology. And he recognizes Bonaparte’s violent legacy in the totalitarian regimes of the twentieth century. Napoleon is a magnificent work that bears witness to one individual's ability to work his will on history.
Penguin Publishing Group; May 2006
ISBN 9781440684487
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: Napoleon
Author: Paul Johnson
 
  • News
BDS Is Part of the Long Line of Antisemitic Hate - Algemeiner
Sun, 22 May 2016 18:03:19 -0700
AlgemeinerBDS Is Part of the Long Line of Antisemitic HateAlgemeinerIn these trying times, it is instructive to review Paul ...
When I Supported The Terrorists - The Federalist
Tue, 05 Jan 2016 04:56:47 -0800
When I Supported The TerroristsThe FederalistJews were killed in Christian Europe, throughout the centuries before the Napoleon ...
The Diary: Andrew Roberts - Financial Times
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:42:21 -0700
Financial TimesThe Diary: Andrew RobertsFinancial TimesOff to the Cheltenham Literary Festival on Sunday to talk about my new ...
ISBNs
1440680841
9780143037453
9781440679933
9781440680847
9781440683572
9781440684487