Eugenie and Napoleon III by Duff, David

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  • Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873,
  • Eugénie, Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1826-1920,
  • Empresses -- France -- Biography,
  • France -- Kings and rulers -- Biography

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Book details

StatementDavid Duff.
LC ClassificationsDC280 .D82
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 308 p., [10] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4474273M
ISBN 10000211237X
LC Control Number79301645

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Eugenie and Napoleon III Hardcover – by David Duff (Author)Cited by: 4. This book is well researched. Nancy Decker has a lively style of writing that kept me turning the pages to see what was going to happen next.

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The reign of Napoleon III doesn't get much serious attention in the history books I have read, so I found this mostly-sympathetic treatment of Eugenie and her husband refreshing and informative.

This book would be a great prequel to "The Proud Tower" and "The Guns of August" in understanding modern Europe/5. Eugénie, wife of Napoleon III and empress of France (–70), who came to have an important influence on her husband’s foreign policy.

The daughter of a Spanish noble who fought on the French side during Napoleon I’s Peninsular War in Spain, Eugénie went to Paris when Louis-Napoléon became. Eugenie and Napoleon III by David Duff (, Book, Illustrated) The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously.

The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. This item may be a. The result is a book in which Napoleon III emerges as the central character despite the several early chapters devoted entirely to Eugénie.

It is not until Louis Napoleon. Napoleon III, Emperor of the French,Eugénie, Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French,Empresses Publisher New York: MorrowPages: Napoleon III stopped in his tracks to exclaim.

“They read that novelist, that Victor Hugo’s insults against me in newspaper articles he writes from exile. They find fifteen thousand French soldiers dead in one day to be ‘intolerable.’.

This is another of those relatively harmless books dedicated to transforming history into sentimental, soft-core porn. David Duff (author of Victoria and Albert among other works) promises at the outset not to be diverted by political and military matters, and he keeps his word.

Readers of more serious works, among them Harold Kurtz's The Empress Eugenie (). Napoleon III and Eugenie by Ridley, Jasper Godwin. Publication date Topics Napoleon III, Emperor of the French,Eugénie, Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, Internet Archive Books.

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Napoleon III needed an heir too, at least according to his advisors, but the man himself did seem to value Eugenie for herself than for her reproductive properties.

She almost died having their only child, Louis Napoleon, and Napoleon III was asked by the doctors who they should save “the woman or the child” and he unhesitatingly said. Buy a cheap copy of Eugenie: The Empress and Her Empire book by Desmond Seward.

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Get this from a library. Napoleon III and Eugenie. [Jasper Godwin Ridley] -- "Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte (20 April. 9 January ) was the first President of the French Republic and, as Napoleon III, the ruler of the Second French Empire. He was the nephew and heir of.

Eugénie Hortense Auguste Napoléone, known as Eugénie de Beauharnais, princess of Leuchtenberg (22 December – 1 September ) was a Franco-German princess.

She was the second daughter of Eugène de Beauharnais and Princess Augusta of Bavaria, and a member of the House of she married Constantine, Prince of Born: 22 DecemberMilan.

Charles-Louis Napoleon Bonaparte, later known as Louis Napoleon and then Napoleon III, was born in Paris on the night of 19–20 April His father was Louis Bonaparte, the younger brother of Napoleon Bonaparte, who made Louis the King of Holland from until Cabinet Chiefs: See list.

napoleon and eugenie by Jasper Ridley ‧ RELEASE DATE: Aug. 13, A densely factual, uninterpretive biography of the great Napoleon's unpromising nephew, who reigned as Napoleon III (), and the strong-willed Spanish beauty.

The Empress Eugenie, wife of Napoleon III, is virtually forgotten today. I knew of her mostly through (1) the reference in Gone With the Wind (Scarlet and Rhett’s daughter is named after Eugenie, although the daughter is never called by that name), (2) the famous Winterhalter portrait of Eugenie with the ladies of her court and (3) her portrayal by Loretta Young in the 4/5(46).

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People. Eugénie de Montijo (–), 9th Countess de Teba; later Empress Eugénie, Empress Consort to Napoléon III; Princess Eugenie of Sweden and Norway (–), of the House of Bernadotte; Princess Eugénie of Greece and Denmark (–) Pronunciation: /juːˈdʒiːni/, French: [œʒeni]. From toEugenie de Montijo was Empress of the French, sharing the Second Empire with her husband Napoleon III.

This work shows that she influenced the policy of her husband for over 17 years, and at times, when he was at war, standing in for him as Regent.4/5.

Napoléon, Prince Imperial (Napoléon Eugène Louis Jean Joseph Bonaparte; 16 March – 1 June ), also known as Louis-Napoléon, was the only child of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, and Empress his father was dethroned inhe relocated with his family to England.

On his father's death in Januaryhe was proclaimed by the Bonapartist Born: 16 MarchParis, French Empire. Eugenie and Napoleon III. London: Book Club Associates. MLA Citation. Duff, David. Eugenie and Napoleon III / David Duff Book Club Associates London Australian/Harvard Citation.

Duff, David. Eugenie and Napoleon III / David Duff Book Club Associates London. Wikipedia Citation. Napoleon III has always been an enigma, both during his own time and remaining so today.

This book refreshingly spares us the ho-hum political, military, and economic details of Nap III's reign and concentrates instead on the man and how events and people influenced him and made him what he was -- a rather tragic, confused, and vain little man trying to fill the /5(5).

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