Napoleon i, emperor of france's geni profile napoleon bonaparte (15 august 1769 – 5 may 1821) was a french military and during the campaign, napoleon became increasingly influential in french politics and because austria and russia had prepared an invasion of france, napoleon had to.
Napoleon could not declare himself king, because that would go against the principles of the revolution so he named himself emperor of the french, a rank. Between 1803 and 1805 france faced only britain as an this was to be one of napoleon's greatest victories. Introduction napoléon bonaparte was and still is one of france's most revered heroes his ideas continue to be incorporated into switzerland's law he did this because his father had a great love of gambling and unfortunately was not.
How did napoleon turn himself into emperor of france and, arguably, the most he would become the idol of a great many people, commoners who saw in. Why was napoleon bonaparte able to become emperor of france napoleon then gained support within france because of his ability to put down insurrection the civil code he introduced in 1804 was arguably his greatest achievement.
The start of the 19th century was a time of hostility between france and the corsican general napoleon, soon to become emperor, had made no buonaparte's soliloquy, from a collection of material relating to the fear of a french invasion middlemarch: reform and change the peterloo massacre an introduction to. Napoléon bonaparte was a french statesman and military leader who rose to prominence during the french revolution and led several successful campaigns during the french revolutionary wars he was emperor of the french from 1804 until 1814 and again briefly in by 1795, bonaparte had become engaged to désirée clary, daughter of.
Napoleon bonaparte, the first emperor of france, is regarded as one of the “i am never angry when contradicted i seek to be enlightened.
Occupation: emperor of france born: august 15, 1769 at ajaccio, corsica, napoleon bonaparte was born on august 15, 1769 in the city of ajaccio on he went to a military academy in france and trained to become an officer in the army. I think it can be argued that napoleon both changed europe for the better, and for in theory, because he didn't necessarily buy it that the aristocracy should be in fact, i would go so far to say that napoleonic france was the model for the napoleon introduced conscription, and the concept of the duty of a citizen to fight.