Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon and Goethe: Touchstone of Genius by Raymond Keene

On Ridley Scott’s Napoleon and the challenge of biopics

Jeremy Black deals a fatal blow to Napoleon’s reputation as a military genius

Napoleon believed his glorious destiny was to terminate the Revolution

Even in secular regimes, theology always has its revenge

Jeremy Black and Graham Stewart discuss how the wars with revolutionary France reshaped the German lands

Professor Jeremy Black discusses why and how Europe was engulfed in wars with France between 1792 and 1815

Professor Jeremy Black speaks to Graham Stewart about Napoleon’s reputation

Olivia Hartley and Dr Arabella Byrne talk about Napoleon’s legacy and why the French love anniversaries

On the bicentenary of his death, Napoleon Bonaparte remains a curiously stubborn rampart of cultural history in France and beyond