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The Resource Assassination at St. Helena revisited, Ben Weider and Sten Forshufvud ; with forewords by David G. Chandler and David C. Hamilton-Williams

Assassination at St. Helena revisited, Ben Weider and Sten Forshufvud ; with forewords by David G. Chandler and David C. Hamilton-Williams

Label
Assassination at St. Helena revisited
Title
Assassination at St. Helena revisited
Statement of responsibility
Ben Weider and Sten Forshufvud ; with forewords by David G. Chandler and David C. Hamilton-Williams
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1923-2008
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Weider, Ben
Dewey number
944.05/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DC212
LC item number
.W43 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Forshufvud, Sten
  • Chandler, David G.
  • Hamilton-Williams, David C.
  • Forshufvud, Sten
  • John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
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  • Napoleon
  • Napoleon
  • Emperors
  • Arsenic
  • Poisoning
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Label
Assassination at St. Helena revisited, Ben Weider and Sten Forshufvud ; with forewords by David G. Chandler and David C. Hamilton-Williams
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Rev. and expanded ed. of: Assassination at St. Helena / Sten Forshufvud and Ben Weider. 1st. ed. 1978
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 543-546) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1: Discovery and accusation -- The Forshufvud thesis -- The making of an investigator -- History's debt to Louis Marchand -- Death under medical direction -- The post-mortem "reconvened" -- For history's judgment -- 2: The victim -- Man and legend -- Fortune's favorite -- A man for all occasions -- Via Egypt to high office -- Legacies of leadership -- The struggle for a throne -- A man for power and glory -- To Moscow and defeat -- From Leipzig to abdication and Elba -- The hundred days -- Prelude to exile -- 3: The tragedy at Longwood -- Toward other stars -- On stage with Napoleon -- Table talk of the last journey -- A guest of the Balcombes -- The move to Longwood -- "The servants admit Harlots at night" -- A brave soldier is afraid, a bodyguard removed -- Enter Sir Hudson: the climate worsens -- Cockburn relieved, Montholon reinforced -- A painful and disappointing year -- One drama and three producers -- Another depressing new year -- Only two originals remain -- The murder of Cipriani -- Two other witnesses leave St. Helena -- The Napoleonic cult revived -- A new physician arrives--and leaves -- Madame Montholon is sent packing -- A new physician and two priests -- Once more to horse -- Montholon writes prophetically -- Montholon impugns other witnesses -- Time for antimony: Montholon plays nurse -- A sick body but a sound mind -- Legacies and bitter almonds -- The last sacraments -- The coup de grâce -- The certificate of death -- Montholon produces alibis -- Napoleon's mythical attempts at suicide -- Montholon after St. Helena -- Death of l'Aiglon -- The revenant -- Montholons' approach to Napoleon
Control code
ocm32468294
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
555 pages, 8 pages of plates
Isbn
9780471126775
Lccn
95018205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780471126775
  • (OCoLC)32468294
Label
Assassination at St. Helena revisited, Ben Weider and Sten Forshufvud ; with forewords by David G. Chandler and David C. Hamilton-Williams
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
Rev. and expanded ed. of: Assassination at St. Helena / Sten Forshufvud and Ben Weider. 1st. ed. 1978
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 543-546) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1: Discovery and accusation -- The Forshufvud thesis -- The making of an investigator -- History's debt to Louis Marchand -- Death under medical direction -- The post-mortem "reconvened" -- For history's judgment -- 2: The victim -- Man and legend -- Fortune's favorite -- A man for all occasions -- Via Egypt to high office -- Legacies of leadership -- The struggle for a throne -- A man for power and glory -- To Moscow and defeat -- From Leipzig to abdication and Elba -- The hundred days -- Prelude to exile -- 3: The tragedy at Longwood -- Toward other stars -- On stage with Napoleon -- Table talk of the last journey -- A guest of the Balcombes -- The move to Longwood -- "The servants admit Harlots at night" -- A brave soldier is afraid, a bodyguard removed -- Enter Sir Hudson: the climate worsens -- Cockburn relieved, Montholon reinforced -- A painful and disappointing year -- One drama and three producers -- Another depressing new year -- Only two originals remain -- The murder of Cipriani -- Two other witnesses leave St. Helena -- The Napoleonic cult revived -- A new physician arrives--and leaves -- Madame Montholon is sent packing -- A new physician and two priests -- Once more to horse -- Montholon writes prophetically -- Montholon impugns other witnesses -- Time for antimony: Montholon plays nurse -- A sick body but a sound mind -- Legacies and bitter almonds -- The last sacraments -- The coup de grâce -- The certificate of death -- Montholon produces alibis -- Napoleon's mythical attempts at suicide -- Montholon after St. Helena -- Death of l'Aiglon -- The revenant -- Montholons' approach to Napoleon
Control code
ocm32468294
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
555 pages, 8 pages of plates
Isbn
9780471126775
Lccn
95018205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780471126775
  • (OCoLC)32468294

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