The Resource Napoleon : the path to power, Philip Dwyer

Napoleon : the path to power, Philip Dwyer

Label
Napoleon : the path to power
Title
Napoleon
Title remainder
the path to power
Statement of responsibility
Philip Dwyer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dwyer, Philip G
Dewey number
  • 944.05092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DC205
LC item number
.D89 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Napoleon
  • Emperors
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
Napoleon : the path to power, Philip Dwyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: London : Bloomsbury, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [599]-626) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 14
  • 219
  • 'I Thought Only of You'
  • 223
  • Price of Liberty
  • 225
  • Lombardy in Revolt
  • 227
  • Liberating Italian Art
  • 234
  • 'My Life is a Perpetual Nightmare'
  • 'A Violent Enthusiasm for Liberty'
  • 238
  • Castiglione
  • 245
  • 11
  • Artists and Soldiers, Politics and Love
  • Rebirth - Arcola
  • 248
  • Exploiting Victory
  • 254
  • Love and Self-Pity
  • 19
  • 258
  • Breaking Free
  • 265
  • Rivoli
  • 268
  • 12
  • Apprenticeship of Power
  • Invading the Papal States
  • 273
  • 'Turn Their Thoughts towards the Idea of Liberty'
  • Choice
  • 277
  • 'Has the Rhine Been Crossed?'
  • 282
  • Liberator of Italy
  • 286
  • Veronese Easter
  • 293
  • Court at Mombello
  • 296
  • 13
  • 22
  • Bonaparte the 'Italique'
  • Defending 'Liberty and its Friends'
  • 304
  • Entering the Political Fray: The Coup of Fructidor
  • 311
  • 'Drunk with Happiness'
  • 314
  • 'A Pure and Great Giant of Glory'
  • 320
  • Civilizing Hero, 1798-1799
  • A 'Vigorous and Rude' Education
  • 14
  • A Grandiose Exile
  • Decision
  • 333
  • Philosopher General
  • 343
  • Moments of Doubt
  • 347
  • 15
  • Confronting Egypt
  • 26
  • Toulon
  • 351
  • Crossing
  • 354
  • Malta
  • 356
  • 'Like Fish on the Plains of Saint-Denis'
  • 361
  • Sand, Melancholy and Suicide
  • 367
  • 2
  • 16
  • Conciliation and Terror: Governing Egypt
  • Tearing Away the Veil
  • 375
  • Adapting
  • 378
  • Disaffection
  • 383
  • Distractions
  • 385
  • 'You Will Be My Avenger'
  • Plague
  • 390
  • Repression
  • 391
  • 17
  • Prisoner of his Conquest
  • Battle of the Nile
  • 395
  • Revolt of Cairo
  • 401
  • 'A Sombre and Cantankerous Youth'
  • Decision to Invade Syria
  • 407
  • 18
  • Limits of Imagination
  • 'All Human Effort against Me is Useless'
  • 412
  • Massacre at Jaffa
  • 416
  • Fear and Contagion
  • 422
  • Prologue: The Bridge at Arcola
  • 33
  • Siege of St John of Acre
  • 424
  • 19
  • End of the Dream
  • Retreat and Revenge
  • 430
  • Aboukir: Defeat Atoned
  • 439
  • Flight from Egypt
  • 442
  • Death of the Father
  • Seizing Power, 1799
  • 20
  • Return of the Saviour
  • Like an 'Electric Shock'
  • 449
  • 'The Man Who Would Save France'
  • 452
  • France on the Eve of the Coup
  • 462
  • 'Sword'
  • 38
  • 468
  • Negotiating a Role
  • 470
  • Plot
  • 480
  • 21
  • Coup as Farce
  • First Act
  • 483
  • Second Act
  • A Corsican in France, a Frenchman in Corsica
  • 490
  • Denouement
  • 495
  • Final Scene
  • 502
  • In Search of the Saviour
  • 505
  • In Search of Bonaparte
  • 514
  • 42
  • 3
  • Corsica in Revolution
  • An Island in Turmoil
  • 53
  • Working towards the Revolution
  • 1
  • 58
  • Return of the Babbo
  • 66
  • Denunciations
  • 72
  • 4
  • Ambition Awakened
  • Republican
  • 76
  • 'I Wanted You to Be Free'
  • Outsider, 1769-1792
  • 83
  • Easter Sunday Murders
  • 88
  • Buonaparte, Paris and the Revolution
  • 92
  • Revolutionary, 1792-1796
  • 5
  • Disillusion
  • Increasing Tensions
  • 105
  • 1
  • Expedition to Sardinia
  • 106
  • Rupture
  • 113
  • 'Perpetual Infamy'
  • 120
  • 'It Is Better to Eat Than Be Eaten'
  • 122
  • 6
  • Jacobin
  • Pleasure of Recognition
  • Refugees
  • 127
  • Situation in the Midi
  • 130
  • Siege of Toulon
  • 133
  • 'Ville Infame'
  • 140
  • Italy - the First Plans
  • 145
  • Imaginary Landscapes
  • 7
  • Shifting Political Sands
  • Arrest
  • 151
  • 'My Tender Eugenie'
  • 159
  • Paris: The Decisive Months
  • 163
  • 8
  • Political Appointee
  • 11
  • General Vendemiaire
  • 171
  • 'Seizing the Moon with His Teeth'
  • 178
  • 'A Proud Cajoler'
  • 184
  • Conquering Hero, 1796-1798
  • 9
  • Innovation
  • First Impressions
  • Carlo and Paoli
  • 195
  • An Army of Brigands
  • 199
  • Defeating Piedmont
  • 204
  • 'The Moral Force of Victory'
  • 209
  • 10
  • Conquest and Pillage
  • Entry into Milan
Control code
ocn179832107
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
651 pages
Isbn
9780300137545
Lccn
2007935060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
944.05092 N162D ; L ; XX-N ; R0808BT4 ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 179832107
  • (Sirsi) 179832107
  • (OCoLC)179832107
Label
Napoleon : the path to power, Philip Dwyer
Publication
Note
First published: London : Bloomsbury, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [599]-626) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 14
  • 219
  • 'I Thought Only of You'
  • 223
  • Price of Liberty
  • 225
  • Lombardy in Revolt
  • 227
  • Liberating Italian Art
  • 234
  • 'My Life is a Perpetual Nightmare'
  • 'A Violent Enthusiasm for Liberty'
  • 238
  • Castiglione
  • 245
  • 11
  • Artists and Soldiers, Politics and Love
  • Rebirth - Arcola
  • 248
  • Exploiting Victory
  • 254
  • Love and Self-Pity
  • 19
  • 258
  • Breaking Free
  • 265
  • Rivoli
  • 268
  • 12
  • Apprenticeship of Power
  • Invading the Papal States
  • 273
  • 'Turn Their Thoughts towards the Idea of Liberty'
  • Choice
  • 277
  • 'Has the Rhine Been Crossed?'
  • 282
  • Liberator of Italy
  • 286
  • Veronese Easter
  • 293
  • Court at Mombello
  • 296
  • 13
  • 22
  • Bonaparte the 'Italique'
  • Defending 'Liberty and its Friends'
  • 304
  • Entering the Political Fray: The Coup of Fructidor
  • 311
  • 'Drunk with Happiness'
  • 314
  • 'A Pure and Great Giant of Glory'
  • 320
  • Civilizing Hero, 1798-1799
  • A 'Vigorous and Rude' Education
  • 14
  • A Grandiose Exile
  • Decision
  • 333
  • Philosopher General
  • 343
  • Moments of Doubt
  • 347
  • 15
  • Confronting Egypt
  • 26
  • Toulon
  • 351
  • Crossing
  • 354
  • Malta
  • 356
  • 'Like Fish on the Plains of Saint-Denis'
  • 361
  • Sand, Melancholy and Suicide
  • 367
  • 2
  • 16
  • Conciliation and Terror: Governing Egypt
  • Tearing Away the Veil
  • 375
  • Adapting
  • 378
  • Disaffection
  • 383
  • Distractions
  • 385
  • 'You Will Be My Avenger'
  • Plague
  • 390
  • Repression
  • 391
  • 17
  • Prisoner of his Conquest
  • Battle of the Nile
  • 395
  • Revolt of Cairo
  • 401
  • 'A Sombre and Cantankerous Youth'
  • Decision to Invade Syria
  • 407
  • 18
  • Limits of Imagination
  • 'All Human Effort against Me is Useless'
  • 412
  • Massacre at Jaffa
  • 416
  • Fear and Contagion
  • 422
  • Prologue: The Bridge at Arcola
  • 33
  • Siege of St John of Acre
  • 424
  • 19
  • End of the Dream
  • Retreat and Revenge
  • 430
  • Aboukir: Defeat Atoned
  • 439
  • Flight from Egypt
  • 442
  • Death of the Father
  • Seizing Power, 1799
  • 20
  • Return of the Saviour
  • Like an 'Electric Shock'
  • 449
  • 'The Man Who Would Save France'
  • 452
  • France on the Eve of the Coup
  • 462
  • 'Sword'
  • 38
  • 468
  • Negotiating a Role
  • 470
  • Plot
  • 480
  • 21
  • Coup as Farce
  • First Act
  • 483
  • Second Act
  • A Corsican in France, a Frenchman in Corsica
  • 490
  • Denouement
  • 495
  • Final Scene
  • 502
  • In Search of the Saviour
  • 505
  • In Search of Bonaparte
  • 514
  • 42
  • 3
  • Corsica in Revolution
  • An Island in Turmoil
  • 53
  • Working towards the Revolution
  • 1
  • 58
  • Return of the Babbo
  • 66
  • Denunciations
  • 72
  • 4
  • Ambition Awakened
  • Republican
  • 76
  • 'I Wanted You to Be Free'
  • Outsider, 1769-1792
  • 83
  • Easter Sunday Murders
  • 88
  • Buonaparte, Paris and the Revolution
  • 92
  • Revolutionary, 1792-1796
  • 5
  • Disillusion
  • Increasing Tensions
  • 105
  • 1
  • Expedition to Sardinia
  • 106
  • Rupture
  • 113
  • 'Perpetual Infamy'
  • 120
  • 'It Is Better to Eat Than Be Eaten'
  • 122
  • 6
  • Jacobin
  • Pleasure of Recognition
  • Refugees
  • 127
  • Situation in the Midi
  • 130
  • Siege of Toulon
  • 133
  • 'Ville Infame'
  • 140
  • Italy - the First Plans
  • 145
  • Imaginary Landscapes
  • 7
  • Shifting Political Sands
  • Arrest
  • 151
  • 'My Tender Eugenie'
  • 159
  • Paris: The Decisive Months
  • 163
  • 8
  • Political Appointee
  • 11
  • General Vendemiaire
  • 171
  • 'Seizing the Moon with His Teeth'
  • 178
  • 'A Proud Cajoler'
  • 184
  • Conquering Hero, 1796-1798
  • 9
  • Innovation
  • First Impressions
  • Carlo and Paoli
  • 195
  • An Army of Brigands
  • 199
  • Defeating Piedmont
  • 204
  • 'The Moral Force of Victory'
  • 209
  • 10
  • Conquest and Pillage
  • Entry into Milan
Control code
ocn179832107
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
651 pages
Isbn
9780300137545
Lccn
2007935060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
944.05092 N162D ; L ; XX-N ; R0808BT4 ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 179832107
  • (Sirsi) 179832107
  • (OCoLC)179832107

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