Catel et Bocquet retracent le destin de la fascinante Joséphine Baker dans un magnifique roman (bio)graphique tout en noir et blanc. En 500 pages, les auteurs nous dévoilent toutes les facettes de cette femme emplie de convictions : muse de nombreux artistes, militante contre la ségrégation raciale, agent du contre-espionnage de la France Libre, mère adoptive d’une douzaine d’enfants venus d’horizons divers… elle était décidément bien plus qu’une danseuse de cabaret affublée d’une ceinture de bananes...
On the night of 1st December 1805, the armies of the French Emperor Napoleon I, the Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire, Francis II, and the Russian Tsar Alexander I, positioned themselves on the plains of Austerlitz, ready to fight in what would later become the infamous "Battle of the Three Emperors". The next morning, before the sun had fully risen, the conflict broke out and the map of Europe was henceforth changed forever.
This book is a practical and accessible guide to understanding more about the Battle of Austerlitz, providing you with the essential information and saving time.
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. Understand the political and social context surrounding the battle and the different alliances formed within Europe
. Identify the main commanders and leaders who took part in the battle
. Analyze the outcome of the battle and how it affected the future of Europe
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