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Napoleon

An Exceptional Biography

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Napoleon by Walter Scott
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Six years after the death of Napoleon, Sir Walter Scott wrote a hugely successful biography that was instantly controversial and led to him being challenged to duels by former Napoleon generals. It was the ideal meeting of minds between the man who revolutionised literary Europe and the man who transformed the face of its politics. His thundering assault on Napoleon, based on first-ever access to secret government papers, was the inspiration for later academic historians such as Carlyle and remains fresh, surprising and important to this day.

Author Biography

Sir Walter Scott is one of Britain's most important writers, and the inventor of the thriller genre with Ivanhoe. Richard Michaelis edited and provided the notes. He teaches history at the University of Oxford where he is a member of Hertford College.
Release date Australia
October 1st, 2012
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Contributor
Edited by Richard Michaelis
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Gibson Square Books Ltd
Pages
604
ISBN-13
9781906142216
Product ID
2706505

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