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Europe against Napoleon

Antony Brett-James

Europe against Napoleon

the Leipzig Campaign, 1813, from eyewitness accounts

by Antony Brett-James

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leipzig, Battle of, 1813 -- History -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    bibl p307-313.

    Statementcompiled, edited and translated by Antony Brett-James.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC236.5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320p.,8plates :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21280384M
    ISBN 100333112733
    OCLC/WorldCa123964

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Napoleon Bonaparte (), also known as Napoleon I, was a French military leader and emperor who conquered much of Europe in the early 19th century. After seizing political power in France. In any case, the authors believe Napoléon campaigned against the rest of Europe’s powers because he had no choice, and on the rationale that the best defense is a good offense.

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