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    • Napoleon's Wars

    • An International History, 1803-1815
    • By: Charles Esdaile
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 24 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 50

    In the most definitive account to date, respected historian Charles Esdaile argues that the chief motivating factor for Napoleon was his insatiable desire for fame. More than a myth-busting portrait of Napoleon, however, this volume offers a panoramic view of the armed conflicts that spread so quickly out of revolutionary France to countries as remote as Sweden and Egypt.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not bad, nor what I was expecting

    • By Judd Bagley on 07-18-09

    Regular price: $41.99