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He was born in Ajaccio, Corsica, on August 15, 1769, and his father was of noble
birth, a leading citizen of his town, and the descendant of a noble Florentine
family which could be traced back to the eleventh century. Although in later years
Napoleon's first posting, to Auxonne, was in 1789, the year of the French
Revolution. He played little part in it at first. He went over to the nation from the
crown with no qualms. Revolution for him meant Corsican independence. He
returned to ...
24. To the children of virtuous General Travot, 100,000 francs. 25. To General
Lallemand, sr., 100,000 francs. 26. To Count Real, 100,000 francs. 27. To Costa,
of Bastelica in Corsica, 100,000 francs. 28. To General Clausel, 100,000 francs.
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This is such a cute little book. Consists of an introduction to Napoleon, followed by a translation of his will. The book is formatted very well; a photocopy of each page of the actual will is ... Read full review
NAPOLEONS LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT
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