Zamoyski's new book Napoleon. The Man Behind the Myth was published in the UK on 18 October 2018.  

It was published in Germany on 18 September 2018 under the title Napoleon. Ein Leben and also appeared in the USA that month, entitled Napoleon. A Life, as well as in the Netherlands under the title Napoleon. De man achter de mythe.  The Polish edition will appear in early autumn 2019 and the French edition later in the year. 

24 November 2018 : Der Spiegel has nominated the German edition, Napoleon. Ein Leben, 'History Book of the Year'. 

Upcoming Events 


26 March 2019, 19.00 : 'Why did Napoleon invade Russia in 1821?', giving talk to the British-Lithuanian Society at the Lithuanian Embassy in London. 

4 April 2019 : 'Napoleon and Britain : a curious relationship', giving talk to the Waterloo Association at the Cavalry and Guards Club in London.

6 April 2019, 10.00am : 'Napoleon : The Man Behind the Myth', giving talk at Oxford Literary Festival in Oxford.

10-12 May 2019 : giving talk at The Boswell Literary Festival at Dumfries House, Ayrshire.

31 May 2019 : 'Napoleon as Cultural Phenomenon', giving talk at The Wallace Collection in London.  

28 June 2019, 20.45 : giving talk at Chalke Valley History Festival near Salisbury, Wiltshire. 

16 October 2019 : giving talk on 'Holy Madness' at Winchester College Studium event in Winchester, Hampshire.

Recent Events 


19 March 2019 : 'Napoleon : The Man Behind the Myth' - talk at the University of Groningen in Holland.

15 March 2019, 12.00 : in conversation with Richard Bassett about his new book 'Last Days in Old Europe : Trieste '79, Vienna '85, Prague '89' at Daunt Books, Marylebone HIgh Street, London. 

9 March 2019 : panellist at the LSE Polish Economic Forum in London. 

1 March 2019, 17.00 : 'Napoleon : The Man Behind the Myth' - talk at The Aldeburgh Literary Festival in Suffolk.

11 January 2019 : talk on 1919-1920 Polish-Bolshevik War at The National Army Museum, London.