Napoleon Bonaparte: True Son of the Revolution?

Napoleon Links:

Traveller's guide to Napoleon's Empire

Lecture 15: Europe and the Superior Being: Napoleon

Concordat of 1801: Information from Answers.com

Napoleon Becomes Ruler of France: How Napoleon Bonaparte Rules the French | Suite101.com

Napoleonic Code (France [1804]) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia

The French Revolt and Empire

PBS - Napoleon: Politics in Napoleon's Time

PBS - Napoleon: The Man and the Myth (self made)

PBS - Napoleon: The Man and the Myth (tyrant or hero)

Bonaparte, Napoleon

Napoleon's Photo Album

Napoleon Bonaparte Internet Guide - Paintings and Pictures

Napoleon's Correspondence

 

Additional websites on Napoleon

http://www.historywiz.com/napoleon-mm.htm

This website includes paintings, images, and graphs.  Excellent site for basics.

http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/society/c_women.html

This article explains the rights of women before Napoleon and then the impact of the Code Napoleon on women’s rights including property and divorce.

http://www.historyguide.org/intellect/lecture15a.html

This is a brief overview of Napoleon’s life and includes segments on law, education, government, religion, and economics.

http://www.napoleonexhibit.com/for-kids.php

There’s a great summary on the impact of Napoleon on women’s rights.  The subtitle is “Experimenting with Women’s Rights during Napoleon’s Time.