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Return from the Island of Elba

Return from the Island of Elba


Troops sent by Louis XVIII to stop Napoleon’s advance toward Paris either deserted or joined Napoleon.

This source is a part of the The Napoleonic Experience teaching module.


V. Loutrel (engraver)
A. Raffet (designer)
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University 4606, Box 18, J40

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"Return from the Island of Elba," in World History Commons, [accessed January 19, 2022]