Killing Napoleon

Killing Napoleon

The Plot to Blow Up Bonaparte

Hardback288pp Illustrated232x156mm

9781445683768     Product Code: 512901


On Christmas Eve 1800 a bomb exploded on a crowded Paris street, killing several people and injuring many more. Its intended victim, Napoleon, escaped unharmed. Using first-hand accounts, trial transcripts and archival material, this book explains the background to the assassination attempt, profiles its royalist perpetrators, recreates the event, and follows the criminal investigation into this early terrorist attack.

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