The Emperor's Body: A Novel

The Emperor's Body: A Novel

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Napoleon, twenty years dead, rises like a phoenix over the politics of France and the destinies of three lovers. Against the historical backdrop of the French expedition in 1840 to retrieve Napoleon's body from Saint Helena, two men and a woman find themselves engulfed in long-dormant and dangerous political passions.

Philippe de Rohan-Chabot, an aristocratic young diplomat, is charged with bringing the body from the island prison where Napoleon died to a glorious… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (February 07, 2011)

Format: EPUB

File size: 288 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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