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Napoleon"s elite

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Friends and associates.,
    • France. Armée -- Biography.,
    • Elite (Social sciences) -- France -- History -- 19th century.,
    • France -- History -- Consulate and First Empire, 1799-1815 -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRaymond Horricks ; with a new intro. by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC198.A1 H67 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination261 p. ;
      Number of Pages261
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1117217M
      ISBN 101560002093
      LC Control Number94043361


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