The First Total War. Retrieved November 4, 2017. Throughout the winter of 1808, French agents became increasingly involved in Spanish internal affairs, attempting to incite discord between members of the Spanish royal family. Note 3 His father was an attorney who went on to be named Corsica's representative to the court of Louis XVI in 1777. He withdrew from the river for a while and again traveled north.
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Chronicles of Caesar's Wars: The First-Ever Translation. The British exiled him to the remote island of Saint Helena in the South Atlantic, where he died six years later at the age. 110 Instead he placed the crown on Josephine's head, the event commemorated in the officially sanctioned painting by Jacques-Louis David. In October, Napoleon returned to France. Unity and Diversity in European Culture. 196 While in exile, Napoleon wrote a book about Julius Caesar, one of his great heroes. 54 55 The defeat of the royalist insurrection extinguished the threat to the Convention and earned Bonaparte sudden fame, wealth, and the patronage of the new government, the Directory. 215 Concordat Further information: Concordat of 1801 Leaders of the Catholic Church taking the civil oath required by the Concordat Seeking national reconciliation between revolutionaries and Catholics, the Concordat of 1801 was signed on between Napoleon and Pope Pius VII.