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

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

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

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

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.

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

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.