napoleon

  1. Rubinero

    Napoleon Bonaparte

    This is the link to my video about the emperor Napoleon Bonaparte. I hope you enjoy. :) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4JMhgYOIEE4
  2. christos200

    Aleksandr Suvorov VS Napoleon Bonaparte

    Asked on one occasion to select the greatest military commanders of all time, Suvorov chose Hannibal, Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar and Napoleon Bonaparte. Suvorov's greatest ambition was to face the Corsican in battle, but it was one dream that he was never to realize, because Bonaparte...
  3. markdienekes

    Napoleon By Frank McLynn

    Has anyone read this book? I'm about to go on a holiday today, and was wondering if it would be a good read (for travel and beach!), or should I just hold off reading about Napoleon until I have a better book? Thanks for your time!
  4. Alessandro

    What if Napoleon had failed his coup on 18 Brumaire?

    When Napoleon attempted to rise to power,he risked to fail, in particular when the Council of Five Hundred accused him on 19 Brumaire, and only the speeching of the brother, Luciano,and the income of the soldiers ,and the weakness of the council,which didn't outlaw him immediately,instead of...
  5. christos200

    How would you rate Napoleon's performance in the Third and Fourth Coalition Wars?

    The Third and Fourth Coalition War were fought from 1803 to 1807 between Napoleonic France and Austria (in the Third), Prussia (in the Fourth) and Russia (in both). In those two wars, Napoleon Bonaparte won some of his greatest victories: Ulm, Austerlitz, Jena and Friedland. How would you...
  6. christos200

    Napoleon is Genoan

    Corsica was sold to France by Genoa. But what if Corsica is never sold to France and Napoleon becomes a Genoan general? Could he lead Genoa to unite Italy? Would he still manage to win great victories?
  7. purpleguy89

    Napoleon: A pivotal figure in world history?

    Napoleon is a name everybody has heard (unless you've never taken world history). When discussing some of history's "big men", he quickly comes to mind. Both as political and military leader, perhaps only George Washington, Simon Bolivar, Julius Ceasar and a few others have distinguished...
  8. Mike Lynch

    New BBC docs: 100 Years War, Crusades, WWII, Napoleon, Ancient Scotland, Greeks

    Some newer BBC docs dating from 2012-2013. These are all multiple part documentaries. If you aren't familiar with YouTube, the other episodes will be listed on the top right of your screen where you watch your video. Enjoy! Chivalry and Betrayal: The Hundred Years War with Dr. Janina Ramirez (3...