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CODE, NAPOLEON. The Code Civil of France, enacted into law during the reign of Napoleon, bore his name until the restoration of the Bourbons when it was deprived of that name, and it is now cited Code Civil.

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She stands with one hand resting on the shoulder of her eldest son, Louis-Napoleon, while her young daughter rests her head against her mother's hand.
Between the coups d'etat of Napoleon Bonaparte in 1799 and of his nephew Louis-Napoleon fifty years later, Paris passed from the shining capital of a pan-European empire to a city overrun and occupied by foreign armies.
Between the coups d'etat of Napoleon Bonaparte and his nephew, Louis-Napoleon, Paris weathered extremes of political and economic fortune.