Published On: Sun, May 2nd, 2021
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Lauded and loathed: Why the French still can’t get enough of Napoleon — 200 years after his death

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For many in France, Napoleon Bonaparte is the epitome of French achievement, having conquered much of Europe and remade the structures of his country. But it’s a complicated legacy for the sharp-tongued emperor against whom most modern French presidents are still measured 200 years after his death.

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