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Napoleon as a general

Yorck von Wartenburg, Maximilian Graf

Napoleon as a general

by Yorck von Wartenburg, Maximilian Graf

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & co., ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Military leadership

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the late Count Yorck von Wartenburg ...
    SeriesThe Wolseley series,, v. 7
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC203 .Y61
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6929644M
    LC Control Number03017508
    OCLC/WorldCa1377685

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näpôlāōN´), –, emperor of the French, o, Corsica, known as "the Little Corporal." Early Life The son of Carlo and Letizia Bonaparte (or Buonaparte; see under Bonaparte, family), young Napoleon was sent () to French military schools at Brienne and received his commission in the artillery in Alan Schom talks about his new book, [Napoleon Bonaparte], describing the failings of Napoleon Bonaparte's campaigns in Egypt and the retreat from Russian, attributing the failures entirely to.