Napoleon Bonaparte: A Life


This lively, brilliantly written one-volume biography captures the spectacular rise and dizzying fall, the battlefield victories and personal struggles, of one of history's most powerful and fascinating figures. Filling a remarkable gap, historian Alan Schom offers the most complete picture ever of Napoleon Bonaparte, "the scourge of Europe" and France's greatest hero. Illustrations and maps.

Napoleon Bonaparte: A Life 1998, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060929589

Trade paperback

Napoleon Bonaparte: A Life 1997, Harper, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060172145