The Invisible Emperor: Napoleon on Elba

Author(s): Mark Braude

Historical

Few historical figures are as well-known as Napoleon Bonaparte, and yet the Emperor's ten-month exile on the small island of Elba is virtually unexplored. Now, for the first time, we have a window into this critical moment when the most powerful man on earth turns defeat into one final challenge.A close character study mixed with a world-shaking drama, The Invisible Emperor will show Napoleon as he's never before been seen: as heart-broken husband, civil engineer, interior decorator, gardener and spy master. It will show a man at his nadir rise up against the global odds to build a miniature island empire, turn his two greatest foes into his closest confidantes, and return to France without firing a single shot.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781781258026
  • : Profile Books Limited
  • : Profile Books Ltd
  • : September 2018
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 944.05092
  • : 288
  • : Mark Braude
  • : Hardback