1814 Napoleon La Bataille de France
She was to sign the sudden death of a man assaulted by the whole of Europe. The military genius of Napoleon made it a dazzling and tragic epic. Between turnarounds and battles marked at the corner of the miracle, the campaign of France remains, two hundred years away, the adventure of all possibilities. Jean Tulard and the best specialists of the period unveil the mysteries of Fontainebleau, illuminate the key role played by Talleyrand, scroll through the characters involved in this page of decisive history for France and Europe. A chronology of the campaign, enriched with maps of the main battles, completes this special 60-page file.