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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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Looking into Napoleon's eyes Prince Andrew thought of the insignificance of greatness, the unimportance of life which no one could understand, and the still greater unimportance of death, the meaning of which no one alive could understand or explain.
Visions of his father, wife, sister, and future son, and the tenderness he had felt the night before the battle, the figure of the insignificant little Napoleon, and above all this the lofty sky, formed the chief subjects of his delirious fancies.
He was already enjoying that happiness when that little Napoleon had suddenly appeared with his unsympathizing look of shortsighted delight at the misery of others, and doubts and torments had followed, and only the heavens promised peace.
As he explains, "my aim in this book is not to justify or condemn, but to piece together the life of the man born Napoleone Buonaparte, and to examine how he became 'Napoleon' and achieved what he did, and how it came about that he undid it" (xx).
When Napoleon Bonaparte led the Army of the Orient into Egypt in 1798, he expected the Egyptians to welcome him as a liberator.
Napoleon Capital has said that it has completed a fundraising move from a unit of BNP Paribas (BNPP.PA).
Synopsis: Oliver Napoleon Hill (October 26, 1883--November 8, 1970) was an American self-help author best known for his book Think and Grow Rich (1937) which is among the 10 best selling self-help books of all time.
Synopsis: Twenty years before the publication of his magnum opus "Think and Grow Rich", Napoleon Hill was an instructor, philosopher, and writer at the George Washington Institute in Chicago, where he taught courses in advertising and sales.
Napoleon Dy, who was bent on taking the capitol in next year's elections.
CARBONDALE -- High school geekdom has never been funnier in the cult classic "Napoleon Dynamite," and The Varsity is celebrating all of it on Friday, Sept.
Napoleon's Commentaries of the Wars of Julius Caesar
"Napoleon Hill's Action Activities for Health, Wealth & Happiness" contains 52 short, affirmative action suggestions and modern-day commentary on Hill's Success Principles.
Napoleon and Snowball, two pigs emerged as superb planners of the desired rebellion.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Protected Area Management Board approved a resolution on May 10 declaring the Napoleon wrasse (Cheilinus undulates), locally known as Mameng, as flagship species.