The Resource Napoleon III and his carnival empire, by John Bierman

Napoleon III and his carnival empire, by John Bierman

Label
Napoleon III and his carnival empire
Title
Napoleon III and his carnival empire
Statement of responsibility
by John Bierman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of Louis Napoleon, nephew to the famous Bonaparte, who was elected President of France in 1848 and later became Emperor, discussing his reign over the glittering Second Empire, and looking at the scandals of his private life
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bierman, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DC280
LC item number
.B53 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Napoleon
  • Napoléon
  • Eugénie
  • Napoleon
  • Napoleon (Frankreich, Kaiser, III.)
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • Rois et souverains
  • Kings and rulers
  • Biographie
Label
Napoleon III and his carnival empire, by John Bierman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 411-415
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Popguns at dawn -- Book one : The path to power. An uncertain paternity -- The Italian escapade -- Scandalous exile -- Fiasco at Boulogne -- Enter Miss Howard -- The miracle of '48 -- The prince-president -- Blood on the boulevards -- Book two : Imperial heyday. Cherchez la femme -- Eugenie's "bold game" -- The model marriage -- The empire means war -- An heir for the empire -- The bombs of Orsini -- To war again -- Problems with Plon-Plon -- Mexican adventure -- The distaff diplomat -- In love again -- The elegant Morny -- "The fair imperial harlot" -- Book three : Decline and fall. Disaster at Sadowa -- Retreat from Mexico -- Napoleon loosens his grip -- Bismarck baits the trap -- Into battle, unprepared -- Catastrophe at Sedan -- The end of empire -- Death in exile -- Postscript : The long twilight
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 439 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312018276
Lccn
87038236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)17413741
  • (OCoLC)ocm17413741
Label
Napoleon III and his carnival empire, by John Bierman
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 411-415
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Popguns at dawn -- Book one : The path to power. An uncertain paternity -- The Italian escapade -- Scandalous exile -- Fiasco at Boulogne -- Enter Miss Howard -- The miracle of '48 -- The prince-president -- Blood on the boulevards -- Book two : Imperial heyday. Cherchez la femme -- Eugenie's "bold game" -- The model marriage -- The empire means war -- An heir for the empire -- The bombs of Orsini -- To war again -- Problems with Plon-Plon -- Mexican adventure -- The distaff diplomat -- In love again -- The elegant Morny -- "The fair imperial harlot" -- Book three : Decline and fall. Disaster at Sadowa -- Retreat from Mexico -- Napoleon loosens his grip -- Bismarck baits the trap -- Into battle, unprepared -- Catastrophe at Sedan -- The end of empire -- Death in exile -- Postscript : The long twilight
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 439 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312018276
Lccn
87038236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)17413741
  • (OCoLC)ocm17413741

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