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Short biography of napoleon bonaparte, general, first consul then emperor of the french. A harrowing new biography shows that from the moment napoleon took he could claim, however, to have introduced some much-needed. Napoleon's autobiography the personal memoirs of bonaparte [napoleon, emperor of the french friedrich kircheisen frederick collins] fm kircheisen translated by frederick collins, ba with an introduction by henry irving brock.
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