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The Resource Bonaparte : 1769-1802, Patrice Gueniffey ; translated by Steven Rendall

Bonaparte : 1769-1802, Patrice Gueniffey ; translated by Steven Rendall

Label
Bonaparte : 1769-1802
Title
Bonaparte
Title remainder
1769-1802
Statement of responsibility
Patrice Gueniffey ; translated by Steven Rendall
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
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 boyhood in Corsica, to his meteoric rise during the Italian and Egyptian campaigns, to his proclamation as Consul for Life in 1802
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Summary
In the first volume of thorough biography of Napoleon Bonaparte, the author looks at the life of Napoleon from his boyhood in Corsica to his meteoric rise during the Italian and Egyptian campaigns to his proclamation as Consul for Life in 1802
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10411328
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gueniffey, Patrice
Dewey number
  • 944.05092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Rendall, Steven
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Napoleon
  • Emperors
  • Heads of state
  • France
  • Napoleon
  • Emperors
  • Heads of state
  • France
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
1769-1802
Label
Bonaparte : 1769-1802, Patrice Gueniffey ; translated by Steven Rendall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn890377611
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 1008 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674368354
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)890377611
Label
Bonaparte : 1769-1802, Patrice Gueniffey ; translated by Steven Rendall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn890377611
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 1008 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780674368354
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)890377611

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