Napoleon

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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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The great first Napoleon is defeated in 1814 by the allies, Austria, Prussia and Russia, and retreats moodily to Elba, while thousands of his erstwhile supporters flock to the restored Bourbon King, Louis XVIII.
Napoleon I had hoped to link the sense of solidarity of the monarchs of Europe to the French Empire.
Nowadays, many a visitor comes to Fontainebleau for its political and romantic association with Napoleon I.
30pm: Napoleon is exiled to St Helena and Wellington is a hero.
It is certainly remarkable that these two women suffer from a disease with a French name while Napoleon is afflicted with a good old Russian head cold.
What Englund is discerning in Napoleon is not megalopsychia.
MOORPARK - For the first time since they met as 9-year-olds with their families stationed at the same Air Force base in England, Jason Napoleon is playing football on a separate field from Rudy Burgess this season.
David Grubin's Napoleon is a joint French-American endeavor financed by Canal Plus in Paris, PBS, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
A senior two-way starter, Napoleon is among the region's rushing leaders with 1,604 yards and 23 touchdowns on 142 carries.