It was napoleon bonaparte, more than 200 years ago, who quipped that an Army marches on its stomach.
And nobody personifies the great man view of history better than napoleon bonaparte.
To open her chapter on the role that children play in marriage, Blyth quotes napoleon bonaparte.
"Some one to see napoleon bonaparte," said a porter of the school, appearing at the door of the schoolroom.
For when napoleon bonaparte was a boy, there was much trouble in Corsica.
Its members revenged themselves on the Directory by supporting napoleon bonaparte.
This young man was napoleon bonaparte, the captain of artillery.
In 1798 the military expedition of napoleon bonaparte drew attention to Egyptian monuments.
We have as profound a respect for a good commissary as ever did napoleon bonaparte.
napoleon bonaparte, then a poor artillery officer seeking a commission, was also there.
A French general, political leader, and emperor of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Bonaparte rose swiftly through the ranks of army and government during and after the French Revolution and crowned himself emperor in 1804. He conquered much of Europe but lost two-thirds of his army in a disastrous invasion of Russia. After his final loss to Britain and Prussia at the Battle of Waterloo, he was exiled to the island of St. Helena in the south Atlantic Ocean. (See map, next page.)
Note: Napoleon's name is often connected with overreaching military ambition and delusions of grandeur.
Note: Because Napoleon was short, overly aggressive men of short stature are sometimes said to have a “Napoleon complex.”