In this assessment James McMillan moves away from ideologically-based representations of the man to focus on his use of power.
He recognises the Emporer as a highly skilled operator who in the face of innumerable obstacles, attempted to conduct an original policy.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 10/06/1991
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9780582494831