Bonaparte

Bonaparte

1769-1802

Book - 2015
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Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts ;, London, England :, The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,, 2015.
ISBN: 9780674368354
0674368355
Characteristics: viii, 1008 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I. Napoleon and Corsica: 1769-1793
An Italian family in Corsica
A French upbringing
The French officer and the Corsican patriot
The revolutionary of Ajaccio
Lost illusions
Part II. Entry into the scene: 1793-1796
Toulon
In search of a future
Happiness
Part III. The Italian Campaign: 1796-1797
That beautiful Italy
An Italian policy?
On the road to Vienna
Mombello
Saving the Directory
Campoformio
Parisian interlude
Part IV. The Egyptian Expedition: 1798-1799
The road to the Indies
The conquest of the Nile
Governing Egypt
Jaffa
The return from the orient
Part V. Crossing the Rubicon: 1799
The conspiracy
Brumaire
Part VI. A king for the revolution: 1799-1802
First Consul
First steps
From the Tuileries to Marengo
Works and days
The turning point of 1801
Peace with the church
The top of the ladder.

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