Great Reputations: Napoleon

HistoryExtra podcast

In the latest in our series charting the contested reputations of key historical figures, Laura O’Brien and David Andress discuss the life and afterlife of Napoleon Bonaparte, and explore why his story – including his rise to power and his role as the driving force in the bloodshed of the Napoleonic Wars – can still provoke heated debate two centuries later

The HistoryExtra podcast is produced by the team behind BBC History Magazine and BBC History Revealed.

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