Napoleon and His Fellow Travelers

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

Napoleon and His Fellow Travelers

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Napoleon and His Fellow Travelers
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Clement Shorter
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03 - Publisher:

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting
In Nelson's Wake
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: James Davey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-17 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Horatio Nelson’s celebrated victory over the French at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 presented Britain with an unprecedented command of the seas. Yet the Royal Navy’s role in the struggle against Napoleonic France was far from over. This groundbreaking book asserts that, contrary to the accepted notion that the
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Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Philip Dwyer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-19 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Roy Adkins, Lesley Adkins
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-03 - Publisher: Hachette UK

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Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Roger Morriss
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

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