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The Rose of Martinique: A Life of Napoleon's Josephine

The Rose of Martinique Although eventually married to the colossus of her age, Josephine Bonaparte's life was dramatic and eventful before ever meeting Napoleon. Josephine was one of the most remarkable women of the modern era. Andrea Stuart focuses on the woman herself and brings her so utterly to life that we finally understand why Napoleon's last word before dying in exile was the name he had given her, "Josephine."U... Full description

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