Anecdotes of Napoleon Bonaparte
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Anecdotes of Napoleon Bonaparte his ministers, his generals, his soldiers, and his times : with an interesting account of his disinterment at St. Helena and his second interment in France. Compiled from the best authorities.

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Published by Thomas Johnson, Livesey Street in Manchester [Eng.] .
Written in English


  • Napoleon -- I, -- Emperor of the French, -- 1769-1821.

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ContributionsJohnson, Thomas, fl. 1847-1850, publisher.
The Physical Object
Pagination448 p. :
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18945449M

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