The Resource Memoirs of Napoleon, (electronic resource)

Memoirs of Napoleon, (electronic resource)

Label
Memoirs of Napoleon
Title
Memoirs of Napoleon
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author and Napoleon become boyhood friends when they are eight years old in Corsica. They separate when Napoleon is transferred from the Military College of Brienne to another college in Paris in 1784. Napoleon has a stern or disdainful personality. He looks down on the French, who have taken over Corsica. At age 16 Napoleon finds fault with the military education, sending his recommendations to the Minister of War. Because of this speaking out, he is speedily graduated and sent to a regiment of artillery. After diplomatic travel, the author again meets Napoleon in Paris at a time when both are in dire financial straits. After witnessing an angry-mob scene, the author goes to Stuttgart as Secretary of Legation while Napoleon returns to Corsica. In 1799 the two return to Paris. The French government wants to send Napoleon to a new location as brigadier-general of infantry. he rejects the offer and is thus struck off the list of general officers. Eventually Napoleon gets command of Paris. In 1796 Napoleon marries Josephine. His attentions to her alternate between violent outrages resulting in infidelity and the other other extreme of repentant gentleness. During the Napoleonic wars Napoleon's troops progress through Europe--first Italy, then Austria
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1769-1834
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bourrienne, Louis Antoine Fauvelet de
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Various Readers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Villemarest, Maxime
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Napoleon
  • Bourrienne, Louis Antoine Fauvelet de
  • France
  • France
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Memoirs of Napoleon, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11702539
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
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Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11702539
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  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (3:hr., 0: min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Kind of disc cylinder or tape
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unknown
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Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11702539
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unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Memoirs of Napoleon, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11702539
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11702539
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (3:hr., 0: min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11702539
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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