was established in 1798 by Napoleon Bonaparte
during the French invasion of
Philip Dwyer has produced a well-written and thoughtfully argued account of the early life of Napoleon Bonaparte
The author of seven mystery novels and co-author of three forensic medicine books, physician Jerry Labriola turns his writing talents to a fictionalized account of the mysterious death of Napoleon Bonaparte
that has intrigued researchers and historians for the better part of the last two hundred years.
is one of those historical figures best known today through hearsay and caricature.
Portraying the legendary conqueror Napoleon Bonaparte
during his years of exile after his defeat at Waterloo, Monsieur N.
Well, I am puzzled, and so I ask him, 'Yesterday morning, you told me you were Napoleon Bonaparte
Now, in July 1805, Napoleon Bonaparte
paced impatiently at Boulogne (bao-LOH-nyuh), on the northern coast of France (see map, p.
conquered Europe but throughout his life suffered from ailurophobia, the fear of cats.
The recent spate of TV programs on Napoleon Bonaparte
, Emperor of the French, have aroused interest in the 19th century dictator and this publication from Greenhill makes an invaluable companion reader.
Julius Caesar And The Roman Republic (0761418369) covers both everyday life in the early Roman Republic and the political conflicts and controversies surrounding Caesar's rule, Napoleon Bonaparte
And Imperial France (0761418377) surveys the military life of Napoleonic France, changes in the country between his early and later years of rule, the expansion of the empire and its dissolution; Han Wu Di And Ancient China (0761418350) surveys daily life and politics in ancient China, from dress to science and politics; and Eleanor Of Aquitaine And The High Middle Ages (0761418-342) surveys the queen of France's crusade, troubles, romances and affect on her kingdom.
If you think about it, French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte
is something of an American hero.
probably died of stomach cancer, not arsenic poisoning, according to, .