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Napoleon"s expedition to Russia

by SГ©gur, Philippe-Paul comte de

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Published by Carroll & Graf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia.
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Contemporaries,
    • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Campaigns -- Russia,
    • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Personal narratives, French

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-306).

      StatementPhilippe de Ségur ; edited by Christopher Summerville.
      GenrePersonal narratives, French.
      ContributionsSummerville, C. J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC235 .S455 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 306 p. :
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3775803M
      ISBN 100786711744
      LC Control Number2003536829
      OCLC/WorldCa51928202

      In , Napoleon appointed Louis Ripault, an antiquarian who was a member of the Egyptian expedition, as his personal librarian. When Ripault proved to be too liberal, he was replaced in by an elderly Italian historian, Carlo Denina, author of The History of the Revolutions of Italy, which Napoleon had read as a student.   The expedition is divided into six stages, each of which takes about a week or more to complete and can be booked as separate trips or as one continuous journey. The first, French Champagne, covers Paris to Worms, Germany, followed by Castles and Forests, which rolls along Germany’s hills to Bautzen.

      Napoleonic Wars, series of wars between Napoleonic France and other European powers that produced a brief French hegemony over most of Europe. Along with the French Revolutionary wars, the Napoleonic Wars constitute a year period of recurrent conflict that ended with the Battle of Waterloo. Napoleon’s invasion of Russia in was a extraordinary expedition that shocked the French Empire to its foundation and led to its eventual collapse just a year later. This Historiographic comparative essay will focus on two books about napoleons invasion of Russia. The first book written by Clausewitz called campaign of in Russia and.

      Home Page Image Gallery Learn About the Expedition. The Napoleonic Invasion of Egypt (Click on the images to enlarge) On July 1, , Napoleon landed in Egypt with ships men and proceeded to invade the country, as he had recently invaded Italy. . Napoleon's Campaign in Russia Anno by Achilles Rose Part 1 out of 4. homepage; book "Die Deutschen in Russland " but a great piece of history. Holzhausen, whose book has furnished the most valuable material of which I The expedition into Russia in the year was divided into ten divisions.


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