Napoleon For Dummies
Part I: Beginnings.
Chapter 1: Why Remember Napoleon?
Chapter 2: Raising a Genius.
Chapter 3: The French Revolution: Liberty, Equality, Fraternity.
Chapter 4: Moving into the Limelight.
Chapter 5: Josephine!
Part II: Building an Empire.
Chapter 6: Improvising an Army in Italy.
Chapter 7: Mixing Art, Science, and Guns in Egypt.
Chapter 8: Gaining Control of France.
Chapter 9: Winning His Greatest Victories.
Chapter 10: Conquering a Continent.
Part III: Losing an Empire.
Chapter 11: Sailing into Disaster with the British.
Chapter 12: Bleeding in Spain.
Chapter 13: Reeling from Russia.
Chapter 14: Defeat and Resurrection.
Chapter 15: Waterloo.
Chapter 16: St. Helena: Napoleon’s Final Island.
Part IV: A True Revolutionary.
Chapter 17: Marshalling a Great Army.
Chapter 18: Sustaining Support at Home.
Chapter 19: Building a Greater (Middle Class) France.
Chapter 20: Attempting a Dynasty.
Part V: Influencing Nations: Diplomacy and Legacy.
Chapter 21: Boney Times with the Brits.
Chapter 22: Creating a New United Europe.
Chapter 23: Religious Freedom and Jewish Liberation.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 24: Ten Interesting Battlefields to Visit.
Chapter 25: Ten Pieces of Advice for Napoleon.
Chapter 26: Ten (Plus) Best Sources for Further Information.
Appendix A: Napoleonic Timeline.
Appendix B: Maps of Napoleonic Europe.