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The Surrender of Napoleon

Being the narrative of the surrender of Buonaparte, and of his residence on board H.M.S. Bellerophon, with a detail of the principal events that occurred in that ship between the 24th of May and the 8th of August 1815

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Published: 1904
Language: English
Wordcount: 56,864 / 169 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 65.3
LoC Categories: D, CT
Downloads: 734
Added to site: 2009.05.23
mnybks.net#: 24249
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: History, Nautical
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The midshipmen act plays 217

Buonaparte's observations on the British cavalry, and relative to the Duke of Wellington 218, 219

Character of Count Bertrand 222

Countess Bertrand, a daughter of General Dillon 222

Savary, Duke of Rovigo, described 224

Savary, Lallemand, and Planat are sent to Malta, and allowed to go to Smyrna 225

Character of Lallemand 225

Count and Countess Montholon 226

Count Las Cases and his son 227

APPENDIX.

On what terms Captain Maitland received Buonaparte on board his ship; and documents relating thereto 231

ADDITIONAL APPENDIX.

1. List of officers borne on the books of H.M.S. Bellerophon in July 1815 241

2. Letter from Ephraim Graebke, assistant-surgeon on board the Bellerophon, to his mother, giving an account of Napoleon's surrender, dated July 30, 1815 242

3. Extracts from Memoirs of an Aristocrat, by a Midshipman of the Bellerophon [George Home] 246


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