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Napoleon and the Hundred Days

By: Coote, Stephen

Price: $5.40  $4.86

Publisher: U.S.A., Da Capo Press: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 068836

ISBN: 0306814080

Condition: Very Good


In Vienna, 1815, as the political aristocrats of Europe assemble to determine the fate of the continent after defeating Napoleon, the news arrived that Napoleon had escaped captivity and was returning to France. Bonaparte-the revolutionary turned emperor and "disturber of the world's peace"-was fast approaching Paris, gathering troops and taking cities without firing a single shot. He had returned, and it would be just one hundred days before he met his enemies in a final, epic battle.In Napoleon and the Hundred Days, Stephen Coote vividly re-creates the rise and fall of Bonaparte's empire, an... View more info