Napoleon: The Early Campaigns

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


Napoleon Bonaparte built his reputation with brilliant success in Italy, and then attempted to crush the British empire by striking at Egypt and threatening India. 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.