The Napoleon Bonaparte Podcast #39 – Au Revoir France!

I know it’s been a while between drinks, my friends, but there are good reasons. Listen to today’s show to learn more!

Today we finally… FINALLY… get Napoleon on “the boat”!

David walks us through Napoleon’s last days in France and his reasons for choosing to surrender himself to the British instead of making a run for the United States.

Malmaison

(Chateau la Malmaison – by Cameron Reilly)

David in Napoleon's bed chamber, Aix

(David in Napoleon’s bed chamber, Aix)

Napoleon surrendering to Maitland

(Napoleon surrendering to Maitland, from the collection of J. David Markham)

This show is based on David’s book “Napoleon For Dummies”. Click on the image below to purchase a copy!

 

 

 

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