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Discoveries: Napoleon

"My Ambition Was Great" (Discoveries (Abrams))

by Thierry Lentz

  • 35 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Harry N. Abrams .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emperor of the French,,
  • History - General,
  • France,
  • Biography And Autobiography,
  • I,,
  • World - General,
  • France - History,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Europe - France,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Napoleon,
  • Emperors,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • History,
  • 1769-1821,
  • 1789-1815,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLaurel Hirsch (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7999543M
    ISBN 100810992086
    ISBN 109780810992085

      Art history is, by definition, primarily a thing of the past—but each year, some small portion of it is rewritten by those in the present. In , we gained new insight on the early years of Leonardo da Vinci and the final ones of Andy Warhol; amateur archaeologists were rewarded with major finds; and several masterpieces were discovered, simply hiding in plain sight. Relief shown by hachures. Shows "Rivers added east of the Rocky Mountains, 90⁰ L. 45⁰ Lat.," from Tooley's Printed maps of America. In lower margin: London: Published Jan. 1, by A. Arrowsmith, No. 24 Rathbone Place. Includes notes. Tooley. Printed maps of America Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: hole in center. LC copy.

    Expedition from , to Octo Over the duration of the trip, from , to Septem , from St. Louis, Missouri, to the Pacific Ocean and back, the Corps of Discovery, as the expedition company was called, traveled nearly 8, miles (13, km).The entourage, numbering about four dozen men, covered 10 to 20 miles (16 to 32 km) a day—poling, pushing, and. In , just after publication of his all-time best-seller Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill revealed that he had broken the Devil’s Code, forcing him to confess his resulting manuscript - Outwitting the Devil - proved so controversial, it was hidden for more than 70 years. Now, Sharon Lechter brings us this important book, annotating and editing it for a contemporary audience.

    BOOKS OF THE WEEK.; ANNUAL OF SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY: OR, YEAR BOOK OF FACTS IN SCIENCE AND ART FOR , exhibiting the most important Discoveries and Improvements in Mechanics, Useful Arts.   Napoleon's strange encounter inside the King's Chamber is still shrouded in mystery. In , Napoleon embarked on a military and archaeological expedition of Egypt. Like so many other people at the time, Napoleon was fascinated with Pharaohs and he took with him several engineers, surveyors, astronomers and archaeologists in order to learn.


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