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Lou·is Napoleon

 (lo͞o′ē, lo͞o-ē′)

Louis Napoleon

n
(Biography) the original name of Napoleon III

na•po•le•on

(nəˈpoʊ li ən, -ˈpoʊl yən)

n.
1. a pastry made of thin layers of puff paste and custard or cream filling.
2. a former French gold coin equal to 20 francs.
[1805–15; < French napoléon]

Na•po•le•on

(nəˈpoʊ li ən, -ˈpoʊl yən)

n.
1. Napoleon I, (Napoleon Bonaparte) ( “the Little Corporal” ) 1769–1821, French general born in Corsica: emperor of France 1804–15.
2. Napoleon II, (François Charles Joseph Bonaparte) (Duke of Reichstadt) 1811–32, titular king of Rome (son of Napoleon I).
3. Napoleon III, (Louis Napoleon) (Charles Louis Napoléon Bonaparte) 1808–73, president of France 1848–52, emperor of France 1852–70 (nephew of Napoleon I).
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But the cream- coloured house (supposed to be modelled on the private hotels of the Parisian aristocracy) was there as a visible proof of her moral courage; and she throned in it, among pre-Revolutionary furniture and souvenirs of the Tuileries of Louis Napoleon (where she had shone in her middle age), as placidly as if there were nothing peculiar in living above Thirty-fourth Street, or in having French windows that opened like doors instead of sashes that pushed up.
The Old Travelers--those delightful parrots who have "been here before" and know more about the country than Louis Napoleon knows now or ever will know--tell us these things, and we believe them because they are pleasant things to believe and because they are plausible and savor of the rigid subjection to law and order which we behold about us everywhere.
But an idiot with equivocal intentions and a pitchfork is as well worth flattering and cajoling as if he were Louis Napoleon.
Boris and his band of Brexiteers have more in common with Louis Napoleon Bonaparte, who overturned the French republic to create a new monarchy, than with Danton or Robespierre.
It is supposed Southport's continental connection returned in the mid-19th century with the arrival of Prince Louis Napoleon III of France.
Among its other celebrated guests were actor-manager and novelist Wilkie Collins, Italian violinist, guitarist and composer Niccolo Paganini, the great Irish politician Daniel O'Connell and even a future Emperor in Louis Napoleon (III).
The Bois de Boulogne, located along the western edge of the 16th district of Paris, near the suburb of Boulogne-Billancourt and Neuilly-sur-Seine, was created between 1852 and 1858 during the tenure of Louis Napoleon.
Describing France of the time of Napoleon III, Marx, referred respectively to Napoleon I and to his nephew Louis Napoleon (Napoleon III).
The principal cultural topics in EBB's letters include spiritualists and seances experienced by their friends and acquaintances, and the qualities and effects of the French government of Louis Napoleon, who retained the presidency by coup d'etat and then through a plebiscite became Emperor Napoleon III.
What we're piloting are the equipment providers, which will leverage government networks, DOST-ICT office director Louis Napoleon Casambre explained.
Secret Lives of the Underground Railroad in New York City: Sydney Howard Gay, Louis Napoleon and the Record of Fugitives
We recommit ourselves to our work in the evolving ITU, in particular, in pushing for our agenda to advance the use of information technology in disaster risk-reduction and in bridging the digital divide, said delegation head, Executive Director of the Information and Communications Technology Office (ICT Office) Louis Napoleon Casambre after the victory.