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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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Tal vez los estudios que se siguen haciendo del ADN de Napoleon Bonaparte nos digan que realmente es hijo de Pascal Paoli y Napoleon Bonaparte se convierta en Napoleon Paoli.
In the preface, the editor explicitly emphasizes strong parallels between the time of the French Revolution and the late Roman Republic on the one hand and the life and career of Napoleon Bonaparte and Octavian/Augustus on the other.
A romantic novel by the Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, Clisson and Eugenie, has been translated into English and is due to be released in autumn this year
The Reconquest has been commemorated there ever since, but the bicentenary events, organised by the offices of the deputy mayor Santiago Dominquez, are the most elaborate to date and include an exhibition and international conference attended by Prince Charles Napoleon Bonaparte, the great-great-grand nephew of Napoleon and President of the European Federation of Napoleonic Cities.
1810: The marriage of Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife Josephine was annulled.
Philip Dwyer has produced a well-written and thoughtfully argued account of the early life of Napoleon Bonaparte.
The author of seven mystery novels and co-author of three forensic medicine books, physician Jerry Labriola turns his writing talents to a fictionalized account of the mysterious death of Napoleon Bonaparte that has intrigued researchers and historians for the better part of the last two hundred years.
Napoleon Bonaparte is one of those historical figures best known today through hearsay and caricature.
Portraying the legendary conqueror Napoleon Bonaparte during his years of exile after his defeat at Waterloo, Monsieur N.
Well, I am puzzled, and so I ask him, 'Yesterday morning, you told me you were Napoleon Bonaparte.
Now, in July 1805, Napoleon Bonaparte paced impatiently at Boulogne (bao-LOH-nyuh), on the northern coast of France (see map, p.
The recent spate of TV programs on Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of the French, have aroused interest in the 19th century dictator and this publication from Greenhill makes an invaluable companion reader.