Contents - A Gilded Cage
CONTENTS A Gilded Cage
A List of Maps, Family Trees, Illustrations and Colour Plates - 4
A Note To The Reader - 11
Chapter One: Capture – 13 - His departure from Musignano - departure from Civitavecchia - capture at Cagliari - transportation to Malta.
Chapter Two: Reflections – 19 - Imprisonment in Fort Ricasoli, Malta - reflections on his early life, marriages and career - residence in the Palace St Antonio - negotiations with General Oaks.
Chapter Three: Under Escort - 24 - On board HMS President - arrival at Plymouth - the journey to Ludlow.
Chapter Four: The Dinham Prison - 42 - Life in Ludlow - Colonel Leighton the 'superintendent' - the search for another house - press interest.
Colour Plates: - 68 - Twenty three colour plates.
Chapter Five: The Thorngrove Prison - 94 - Life in Worcestershire - birth of Louis-Lucien - writing Charlemagne - Dr Butler visits.
Chapter Six: Release - 122 - Visits William Herschel - buys telescopes - returns to Italy - Napoleon's 100 Days.
Chapter Seven: A Voluntary Return – 132 - Joins Joseph Bonaparte in London - his five year absence from Alexandrine - return to Italy - Etruscan discoveries - illness and death.
Acknowledgements - 149
Notes – 152
Bibliography - 161
Index – 163