The Big Three of the Napoleonic Wars: Well, Nel and Nap. Part Three.
Napoleon I of France
15 August 1769 - 5 May 1821
Napoleon Bonaparte was born to a minor Corsican noble family – the Buonapartes - in 1769, not long after the island became the property of
Despite devastating naval defeat again by the British at Trafalgar (1805), for the next eight years Napoleon dominated Europe, fighting and defeating a range of alliances involving combinations of
Napoleon had one final adventure in 1815. In less than one hundred days he had secretly returned to