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eBook Napoleon For And Against (Peregrine Books) ePub

by Pieter Geyl

  • ISBN: 0140550100
  • Subcategory: History
  • Author: Pieter Geyl
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Penguin UK; New Ed edition (February 2, 1982)
  • Pages: 431
  • ePub book: 1909 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1546 kb
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  • Rating: 4.6
  • Votes: 964

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Different cover same content. Front cover shows moderate wear and back cover has a coffee stain. All pages are clean with no tears or dog ears.

Different cover same content. Series: Peregrine Books. Paperback: 432 pages.

Napoleon: For and Against Hardcover – 1963. Geyl examines pro and con histories from Napoleon's time through the early Twentieth Century and provides background on the perspective and prejudices of various authors. by. Pieter Geyl (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. This book is probably most suited to serious Napoleonic scholars and Napoleonic enthusiasts interested in tracking Bonaparte's rising and falling reputation among historians. Casual readers would be happier with a more up-to-date and popular biography.

Napoleon, for and against Paperback – 1967. by Pieter Geyl (Author).

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That is why I have included it in my introduction to the historical glorification of Napoleon. I intend to illustrate this historical glorification from the works of four. Стр. 183 That sweeping sentence, which can be observed in the youthful political writings of Bonaparte 'is now broken, splintered, narrowed, dried, hardened, like steel'. He continues to command Rousseau's flourish and is able to use it to express. Где остальные материалы из этой книги? Отзывы - Написать отзыв.

Home Browse Books Book details, Napoleon: For and Against. I cannot claim to be an expert on Napoleon. To do so rightfully one must have devoted a lifetime of study to the man and to the period. Napoleon: For and Against. By Pieter Geyl, Olive Renier. This book is a by-product of our recent experiences.

Yet its very real merits are compromised by the fact that the book is much too short, a serious error in judgment.

They have not fully succeeded: twenty years ago, Pieter Geyl concluded his Napoleon, For and Against, a masterly survey of what French historians have made of Napoleon, with a half-patient, half-exasperated shrug of the shoulders. Yet its very real merits are compromised by the fact that the book is much too short, a serious error in judgment.

Pieter Geyl, Napoleon: For and Against (Harmondsworth: Peregrine, 1965)Google Scholar. 7. Michel Löwy, The Politics of Combined and Uneven Development. Personalised recommendations.

Yale Books edition. Different cover same content.Front cover shows moderate wear and back cover has a coffee stain. All pages are clean with no tears or dog ears.

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Ironrunner Ironrunner
This 1949 survey of Napoleonic biographies by a Dutch author is a useful and insightful summary of arguments by many different authors about the value and impact of Bonaparte's astonishing career. Geyl examines pro and con histories from Napoleon's time through the early Twentieth Century and provides background on the perspective and prejudices of various authors. This book is probably most suited to serious Napoleonic scholars and Napoleonic enthusiasts interested in tracking Bonaparte's rising and falling reputation among historians. Casual readers would be happier with a more up-to-date and popular biography.
Burisi Burisi
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