|Statement||translated from the French|
|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 2161|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 355 p.|
|Number of Pages||355|
Bonaparte rose to prominence under the French First Republic and led successful campaigns against the First and Second Coalitions arrayed against France. In , he staged a coup d'état and installed himself as First Consul; five years later the French Senate proclaimed him emperor.4/5(3). Life of Bonaparte, First Consul of France, From his birth to the Peace of Luneville. To which is added, an account of his remarkable actions, speeches and replies, traits of character: With anecdotes of his different campaigns. Translated from the French. Nunc demum redit animus Unus qui nobis restituit rem. Napoleon's Years as First Consul. Summary. Becoming First Consul at 30 years of age, Napoleon now cut his hair short. The French people quickly forgot about his disastrous Egyptian campaign and remembered his stunning victories in the Italian one. In December of , Napoleon pushed for peace, but England and Austria rejected his proposals. The consulate had full power, and elections were ended. Napoleon assumed the position of First Consul and obtained near dictatorial powers. The Consulate made government in France more efficient and abolished most of the remnants of class and privilege.
Napoleon Bonaparte was a French military general who crowned himself the first emperor of France. His Napoleonic Code remains a model for governments : Napoleon Bonaparte (), also known as Napoleon I, was a French military leader and emperor who conquered much of Europe in the early 19th century. Born on the island of Corsica, Napoleon rapidly rose through the ranks of the military during the French Revolution (). Napoleon Bonaparte was the Commander in the Revolution of France, the ruler as the First Consul from 11 November to 16 May , and the Emperor as Napoleon l from 16 May to 6 April He again became the emperor from 20 March to 22 June He was also the ruler of many other regions of Europe. Gueniffey tends to date Bonaparte's true birth from late when as a young captain working on the supply line to revolutionary troops in the south of France Author: Tom Keneally.
Short biography of Napoleon Bonaparte, the Consulate. In Europe, Napoleon was elected President of the Italian Republic (January 25th, ), and was about to sign with England the Treaty of Amiens (March 25th), which allowed France to find peace for the first . First UK edition-first impression. Blue hardback (gilt lettering to the spine) with Dj (small nicks on the edges of the DJ cover), both in nera fine condition. Nice and clean pages as new with a small ink mark on the outer edges, a couple of small nicks on the edges of the pages. pp including Endnotes, book. Assassination attempt on the life of the First Consul of France, Napoleon Bonaparte on Rue Saint Nicaise, Paris, 24 December , engraving. Napoleonic era, France, 19th century. Life of Bonaparte, first consul of France: from his birth to the peace of Luneville: to which is added, an account of his remarkable actions, replies, speeches, and traits of character: with anecdotes of his different campaigns.