Napoleon


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French general who became emperor of the French (1769-1821)

a rectangular piece of pastry with thin flaky layers and filled with custard cream

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a card game similar to whist

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Each chapter opens with an inspirational motivational quote, principle, word of wisdom, or a pithy statement by Napoleon Hill or leaders involved in the work of the Napoleon Hill World Learning Centers.
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.
In formulating an opinion on Napoleon one needs reminding that his rise to power came about as a result of the French Revolution.
Here are four recent biographies of Napoleon Bonaparte, and, as they arrived simultaneously, here also is a question every biographer of Napoleon asks, usually in the first few pages: why are there so many biographies of Napoleon?
A SPYGLASS once used by Napoleon Bonaparte on the battlefields of Europe has been discovered gathering dust in the basement of a mansion.
30am: Napoleon attacks Hougoumont Farm with 1,500 British holed up inside.
com/) is introducing homeowners to a wide range of barbeque products, including but not limited to the Napoleon Triumph series, the Napoleon Charcoal Grills, the Big Green Egg, and Napoleon Built-in Grills.
Napoleon Gomez Urrutia, Secretario General del Sindicato de Mineros, fue galardonado con el Premio Internacional Arthur Svensson por los Derechos Sindicales en Oslo, Noruega, el 11 de junio del 2014.
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.
It has long been established that the figure of Napoleon is based on the "contradiction between the true pettiness of his role and his own opinion of himself as a great reformer" ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 66).
However, in 1795, Francois Rance, of the fifth generation of the Rance dynasty, focused on creating perfumes in Grasse, France, when Emperor Napoleon, a perfume lover, wanted to be an apprentice to Francois Rance to create perfumes for himself and his family to use.
Interestingly enough our old friend Napoleon provides a great example from history as to what could happen.
Trying to imitate his hero on horseback, he "played Napoleon in my attic cell / Until my shouldered broom / Bobbed down the room / With horse and neighing shell.
AFTER being made redundant by the city council, Patrick Hayes came up with a revolutionary plan - become Napoleon.