Napoleon: The Early Years

01/06/2009
  |  Buy to Own: 21/04/2003
  |  50 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Napoleon Bonaparte first rose to prominence with his part in dislodging the British from Toulon, and his ruthless crushing of the royalist uprising in Paris. This programme, one in a series of programmes that examine the story behind the man, includes large scale authentic battle reconstructions, comment and analysis from world renowned historians, extracts from diaries and letters, informative maps and graphics, rare contemporary images and atmospheric recreations.

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