Napoleon: The Spanish Ulcer

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

Synopsis

The Emperor likened the savage conflict of the Peninsular Campaign to an ulcer that bled his dreams of Empire into the dust. This programme is one in a series of programmes that examine the story behind the man, and 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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