By: Segur, Philippe de, General Count. Edited by Christopher Summerville.
Price: $15.00 USD
New York, Carroll & Graf, New York.: 2003
Edition: First American Edition
Seller ID: 23798
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+
306 pp, 8vo (8" H), hard cover in dust jacket. "An immediate sensation when it was first published in 1824 under the title 'History of the Expedition to Russia, Undertaken by the Emperor Napoleon in the Year 1812', this remarkable chronicle offers an at once extraordinary heroic and profoundly tragic first-hand narrative of the campaign that in a space of six months claimed 1,000,000 lives and set in motion the chain of events that culminated in the fall of France's First Empire....Astutely edited by Christopher Summerville to add narrative momentum without sacrificing the power and drama of ... View More...