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Marbot

a biography

by Wolfgang Hildesheimer

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by J.M. Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWolfgang Hildesheimer ; translated from the German by Patricia Crampton.
The Physical Object
Pagination246 p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16571386M
ISBN 100460045768
OCLC/WorldCa10600968

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Marbot fought Marbot book Napoleon's armies across Europe from Italy and Austria to the Peninsular War and finally Waterloo. Marbot accomplished remarkable feats of skill and bravery.5/5(8).

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Jean-Baptiste-Antoine-Marcelin Marbot is the author of The Memoirs of General Baron De Marbot book ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 1 review, published ), Mém Home My Books/5. The Memoirs Of General Baron De Marbot The Young Hussar Marbot book Volume 1 - A Marbot book Cavalryman of the Napoleonic Wars at Marengo, Austerlitz, Jena, Eylau & Friedland Imperial Aide-de-camp: A French Cavalryman of the Napoleonic Wars at Saragossa, Landshut.

Marbot died in and his memoirs were first published in His memoirs have achieved distinction for their good writing and engrossing style. Bibliography. 14 rows    Mémoires du général Baron de Marbot. English Title: The Memoirs of.

Marbot was an ADC to several of Napoleon's Marshals and went on more than one mission for the Emperor himself. To be truthfull, Marbot is not perfect, he brags a little, but much of what he writes about is documented elsewhere, and he without doubt was an accomplished officer who knew his trade VERY well.

He fought in nearly every campaign 5/5(1). The memoirs of Baron de Marbot, late lieutenant-general in the French army; by Marbot, Jean-Baptiste-Antoine-Marcelin, baron de, ; Butler, Arthur John, Pages: Marbot book   Marbot book memoirs of Marbot are fairly legendary and well known, this is a good English translation of his French original.

Marbot was in the thick Marbot book the fighting of the Napoleonic Wars from torising to the rank of Brigadier in /5(10). The French Army of the 17th Century: 27 prints illustrating the uniforms of the regular troops from the Alfred de Marbot series by Alfred de Marbot] and a great selection of related books, Marbot book and collectibles available now at Jean-Baptiste-Antoine-Marcelin, baron de Marbot, general and author of memoirs Marbot book the Napoleonic period, whose book Marbot book war, Remarques critiques, prompted Napoleon to leave him a legacy.

Entering the army at 17, Marbot was aide-de-camp successively to three of. Marbot, Jean-Baptiste-Antoine-Marcelin, baron de, The memoirs of Baron de Marbot, late lieutenant-general in the French army, (London, New York, Longmans, Green and Co., ), also by Arthur John Butler (page images at HathiTrust; US access only).

We have here a man of the highest sensibility, of considerable intellect Marbot book controlled sexuality, whose libido Marbot book outgrew the love-object of the Oedipal phase"" So writes Hildesheimer of the imaginary Sir Andrew Marbot (), the subject of this fictional ""biographical sketch""—an essay/portrait that gives equal emphasis to Marbot's groundbreaking art criticism (he was.

Marbot was everywhere from Genoa to Waterloo (and wounded everywhere as well). Conan Doyle's Adventures of Brigadier Gerard was modeled after Marbot. If you are interested in Napoleonics and know a bit about the era this book, for me, is a must/5(4).

In this memoir, we find that the bygone culture of peasants and nobles fighting with sabers, muskets, and horses could still very much be populated by human beings not much unlike ourselves. Marbot's memoirs consist of two components: one is his own research into the events of the war, and reads much like a normal history book.5/5(4).

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THE MEMOIRS OF GENERAL THE BARON DE MARBOT. Translated by Oliver C. Colt Chap. I was born on the 18th August at my father's Chateau of Lariviere, in the beautiful valley of Beaulieu, on the borders of Limousin and Quercy--now the department of Correze--where my father owned a considerable property.

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Originally published in France as a two-volume set under the title The Adventures of Baron de Marbot, the exploits of the man who was promoted to the rank of general on the eve of Waterloo appear here for the first time in a one-volume English edition.

Marbot opens with Sir Andrew Marbot, age twenty-four and on his second Grand Tour of the Continent, conversing in flawless German with Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

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Marbot himself was a soldier from the age of 17 and fought in the wars of the Republic and the campaigns of Napoleon. His memoirs were written for his family and his intimate circle, without thought of publication, and it was not until after his death in that his family were persuaded to offer the manuscript to publishers.

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After the wars he wrote three volumes of memoirs, probably the most entertaining French cavalry diary (apart from Parquin’s).