Napoleon

Лицевая обложка
Routledge, 6 июн. 2014 г. - Всего страниц: 304
0 Отзывы
This invaluable account provides an excellent introduction to the nature and mechanics of Napoleon's power, and how he used it. It explores Napoleon's rise to fame as a soldier of the French Revolution and his aims and achievements as first consul and emperor during the years 1799-1815.  
 

Отзывы - Написать отзыв

Не удалось найти ни одного отзыва.

Содержание

Chapter 1 Introduction
1
The Formative Years 176999
8
Napoleonic Government
37
From Empire to Grand Empire
81
The Imperial Notables Nobility and Spoils System
125
Public Opinion Education and the Arts
155
Chapter 7 The Historiographical Images of Power
189
The Real Legacy
231
Bibliographical Essay
238
Chronology
252
Maps
259
Index
271
Авторские права

Другие издания - Просмотреть все

Часто встречающиеся слова и выражения

Об авторе (2014)

Geoffrey Ellis spent forty years in the music business, working closely with the Beatles and Brian Epstein during the 60s, and Elton John and his management in the 70s. From an unrivalled position he has written a highly informed account of the music business from the 60s to the mid 90s and an insider's view of the careers of many of the most significant players. His insight is less than adulatory and often critical, in particular of the Beatles and Brian Epstein, his friend. During the 60s Geoffrey Ellis was chief Executive of NEMS Enterprises, Brian Epstein's company, at the time when the Beatles became global superstars. His book contains insights and stories, many previously unpublished, concerning the often tortuous business and personal affairs of Epstein, and the aftermath of his death. There is also much about Elton john, of whose management Ellis formed a vital part from the earliest days with Dick James Music and then with John Reid Enterprises, including a trenchant account of the High court action brought by Elton John against Dick James, in the course of which Ellis himself spent two and a half days in the witness box.

Библиографические данные