Napoleon on Napoleon : the autobiography of the Emperor. Life Of Napoleon Bonaparte. “France has more need of me than I have need of France. “ Get this from a library! Napoleon Bonaparte Biography Napoleon Bonaparte, (French: Napoléon Bonaparte ; 15 August 1769 – 5 May 1821) later known as Emperor Napoleon I, was a French military and political leader who is considered one of the most influential figures in European history. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. He wanted to present a glorious image to the people, although, when it came to his domestic interests, he wasn’t flamboyant at all. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Known For: Emperor of France, conqueror of much of Europe; Also Known As: Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, Napoleon 1st of France, The Little Corporal, The Corsican; Born: August 15, 1769 in Ajaccio, Corsica; Parents: Carlo Buonaparte, Letizia Ramolino; Died: May 5, 1821 on Saint Helena, United Kingdom; Published Works: Le souper de Beaucaire (Supper at Beaucaire), a pro-republican … [Napoleon, Emperor of the French; Somerset De Chair] Napoleon Bonaparte, was a French military and emperor, recognized for being a republican general during the French revolution.He was also the mastermind of the coup d’etat of 18th Brumaire that made him the first consul of the Republic on November 11, 1799. Napoleón Bonaparte Biography. “France has more need of me than I have need of France. Napoleon Bonaparte, (15 August 1769–5 May 1821) later known as Emperor Napoleon I, was a French military and political leader who is considered one of the most influential figures in European history. Napoleon saw it as part and parcel with being an emperor. He’d wear a colonel’s uniform most days and didn’t like to spend more than half an hour at lunch or dinner, which was very unusual for a French monarch.
Napoleon on Napoleon: An Autobiography of the Emperor Paperback – December 1, 1994 by Somerset De Chair (Editor) 4.3 out of 5 stars 6 ratings. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.