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Published by Henry Colburn... in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Napoléon -- I, -- Emperor of the French, -- 1769-1821.

Book details:

Edition Notes

In 4 vols.

Statementby General Count Montholon....
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22496081M

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Longwood House, Saint Helena, site of Napoleon's captivity The British kept Napoleon on the island of Saint Helena in the Atlantic Ocean, 1, km (1, mi) from the west coast of Africa. They also took the precaution of sending a garrison of soldiers to uninhabited Ascension Island, which lay between St. Helena and : 15 December , Les Invalides, Paris, France. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Montholon, Charles-Tristan, comte de, History of the captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena. London, H. Colburn. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Montholon, Charles-Tristan, comte de, History of the captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena. Imagine Napoleon’s dismay when he realised he was not being banished to America as he anticipated, but to the remote island of St Helena in the mid-Atlantic instead. Located 1, miles from the nearest landmass off the west coast of Africa, St Helena was the ideal choice for Napeoleon’s exile after all, the last thing the British wanted.

  History of the captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena; from the letters and journals of the late Lieut.-Gen. Sir Hudson Lowe, and offical documents not before made public by Forsyth, William, ; Lowe, Hudson, Sir, History of the Captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena, ISBN , ISBN , Like New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive. History Of The Captivity Of Napoleon At St Helena Vol Ii Item Preview History Of The Captivity Of Napoleon At St Helena Vol Ii : ptiff : pdf. Identifier-ark ark://t5dc37x19 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews. History of the Captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena; First edition. Forsyth sought to conclude that "by mere force of facts he had proved that neither the British government nor Lowe were in fault as regards the treatment of Napoleon at St Helena" (p. x). Lowe was Napoleon's gaoler during his exile on St Helena, and soon became exasperated with the intransigence of his captive, apparently.

Title: History of the Captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena [Volumes One and Two only of four] Author Name: General Count Montholon. Categories: Other, Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued. Seller ID: History of the Captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena, Volumes History of the Captivity of Napoleon at St. Helena, Charles-Tristan comte de Montholon: Author: Charles-Tristan comte de Montholon: Publisher: Carey and Hart, Original from: Harvard University: Digitized: Feb 3, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Most biographies of Napoleon devote just a few paragraphs to his last years of his. "He was sent to the island and never returned." This book is devoted to the time with just a brief few chapters of the time in Elba, his return to Paris, Waterloo and the defeat/5. History Of The Captivity Of Napoleon At St. Helena; From The Letters And Journals Of The Late Lieut.-Gen. Sir Hudson Lowe, And Official Documents Not Before Made Public. by FORSYTH, William []; Sir Hudson Lowe [].