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... ceremonials even more elaborate than those of the Bourbon court. He also
ensured that his empire would have an image, a style, with its pseudo-
Renaissance robes, the imperial banner with its bees, and the echoes of imperial
Rome in the ...
The Austrians at no time had any intention of permitting Marie-Louise and the
king of Rome to remain with Napoleon. They saw it as imperative that the boy be
brought up an Austrian, that Napoleon be isolated and Marie- Louise protected ...
1. Among the crown diamonds restored in 18 14 there are five worth 600,000
francs each which were not crown property, but were part of my private fortune.
They are to be included in my estate. 2. The banker Torlonia of Rome held two
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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