The Resource Napoleon : A Life., Adam Zamoyski

Napoleon : A Life., Adam Zamoyski

Label
Napoleon : A Life.
Title
Napoleon
Title remainder
A Life.
Statement of responsibility
Adam Zamoyski
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The definitive biography of Napoleon, revealing the true man behind the legend"What a novel my life has been!" Napoleon once said of himself. Born into a poor family, the callow young man was, by twenty-six, an army general. Seduced by an older woman, his marriage transformed him into a galvanizing military commander. The Pope crowned him as Emperor of the French when he was only thirty-five. Within a few years, he became the effective master of Europe, his power unparalleled in modern history. His downfall was no less dramatic.The story of Napoleon has been written many times. In some versions, he is a military genius, in others a war-obsessed tyrant. Here, historian Adam Zamoyski cuts through the mythology and explains Napoleon against the background of the European Enlightenment, and what he was himself seeking to achieve. This most famous of men is also the most hidden of men, and Zamoyski dives deeper than any previous biographer to find him. Beautifully written, Napoleon brilliantly sets the man in his European context
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Zamoyski, Adam
PerformerNote
Narrator: Leighton Pugh
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Pugh, Leighton
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Military
Label
Napoleon : A Life., Adam Zamoyski
Link
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Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0004196996
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (27 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549148156
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
BCB66C7E-692C-4518-A108-D0DAEC619962
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 764513 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Napoleon : A Life., Adam Zamoyski
Link
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0004196996
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (27 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549148156
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
BCB66C7E-692C-4518-A108-D0DAEC619962
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 764513 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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