Napoleon's Family: The Notorious Bonapartes and Their Ascent to the Thrones of Europe
In Napoleon’s Family, Desmond Seward recounts the saga of these arriviste émigrés.
‘With precision, wit and remarkable clarity, the author chronicles the intertwined
lives of these half-
‘The rise and fall of Napoleon Bonaparte retold – and retold most engagingly – with emphasis on the greatest of all his many burdens.’
The New Yorker