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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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Intent on renewing Frances imperial glory but aware of the limits of military power for achieving a dominant stature in Europe, Napoleon III embarked on a bold program structured around three pillars.
Thanks to "revolutionary terror," we are headed straight down the path towards a kind of Napoleon III coup toward regime change.
A box was built for Napoleon III, the President of the Second French Republic and Emperor of the Second French Empire, at the Palais Garnier Opera House in the center of Paris.
an, not as Napoleon III, but as Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
Some were given to Queen Victoria as gifts by Napoleon III, others she later commissioned as mementoes of her time in the city.
After the Crimean War, in which Piedmont participated with an army against Russia to win the sympathy of Great Britain and France, fact that brought them a place in the Peace Congress in Paris in 1856, followed the secret meeting in Plombieres from 20 to 21 of July 1858 between the French emperor Napoleon III and the Prime Minister Camillo Benso di Cavour of Piedmont.
BEIRUT: Following is a timeline detailing key dates that marked French-Lebanese ties: 1860: Napoleon III sends troops to Beirut to help end Druze-Christian strife.
All are executed in the most prestigious French Napoleon III taste, with the classical Renaissance accents from this very particular style.
The painting will be on display at Bowes alongside other scene-setting works: Jules de Vignon's Portrait of Emperor Napoleon III after Winterhalter, dated 1867; The Emperor Napoleon III Reviewing Troops on the Champs Elysees, Paris by H.
Eugenie, a subtle bouquet of passion fruit, magnolia and orange blossom, was a tribute to the wife of Emperor Napoleon III.
En ese entonces las fuerzas militares de Napoleon III ascendian a 34 mil efectivos que, con apoyo de 7 mil militares del ejercito conservador mexicano, marcharon hacia el norte.
The French author of Les Miserables, Victor Hugo, who fled persecution from Napoleon III, polled 10 per cent.