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By Patrice Gueniffey,Steven Rendall

Patrice Gueniffey, the prime French historian of the innovative and Napoleonic age, takes up the epic narrative on the middle of this turbulent interval: the lifetime of Napoleon himself, from his boyhood in Corsica, to his meteoric upward thrust throughout the Italian and Egyptian campaigns, to his proclamation as Consul for all times in 1802.

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