Napoléon / by Emil Ludwig ; translated by Eden and Cedar Paul.

; Paul, Eden, 1865-1944, translator ; Paul, Cedar, joint tr
New York, N.Y. : Boni and Liveright, 1926.

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Other Authors Paul, Cedar,
Paul, Eden, 1865-1944,
Subjects Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821.
Napoleón I, Emperador de los Franceses, 1769-1821.
Napoléon Ier, empereur des Français, 1769-1821.
Description xii pages, 2 leaves, 3-707 pages : portraits, facsimile ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1926.
Notes Also issued online.
Summary Using his unique ability to analyze character so admirably, Ludwig has presented a biography of Napoleon I, that concentrates less on the battles and more on the man: his inner history, intellect, self confidence, energy, imaginative power, clarity of thought, and natural dignity. The time line of this book is from Napoleon's birth in 1769 and to his death in 1821. Along his life's journey he became a uniquely talented man, a great soldier, and a great leader. It covers his heights of power and success: men and country followed him unconditionally, great kingdoms fell before him, and he became emperor. It also includes his extraordinary failings: the damaging French invasion of Russia, abdication, exile, defeat at the Battle of Waterloo, island confinement and his ultimate death.
Contents The island -- The torrent -- The river -- The sea -- The rock -- Envoy.
Geographic Area France
Network Numbers (OCoLC)427257
(OCoLC)ocm00427257
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Ludwig, Emil, 1881-1948.
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