Bonapartism

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bonapartism The policy of Bonaparte or of the Bonapartes.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Julius Caesar and Napoleon Bonaparte both suffered from epilepsy.
    • n bonapartism The policy or political system of Napoleon Bonaparte and his dynasty.
    • n bonapartism Devotion to the Bonaparte family; adherence to the cause or the dynastic claims of the Bonapartes.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Napoleon Bonaparte is the historical figure most often portrayed in movies. He has been featured in 194 movies, Jesus Christ in 152, and Abraham Lincoln in 137.
    • n Bonapartism bō′na-pärt-izm attachment to the dynasty of Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of the French
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Usage

In literature:

It ought, said Bonaparte, to be the object of all the enemy's efforts.
"The Life of Nelson, Vol. I (of 2)" by A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
On the 9th of October, also, Bonaparte landed in France, after a six weeks' voyage from Alexandria.
"The Life of Nelson, Vol. II. (of 2)" by A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
Alexander and Priest of Ammon: Bonaparte and the President of the Senate.
"Studies in Song" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
Bonaparte, more irritated than uneasy at these tales, wished to remove all doubt about the matter.
"The House of the Combrays" by G. le Notre
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE.
"A Selection of Books published by Methuen and Co. Ltd., London, 36, Essex Street, W.C" by Anonymous
Bonaparte arrived at Toulon on May 9, 1798.
"History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 12 (of 12)" by S. Rappoport
Nearly half of the town, in short, (as he informed us) had been destroyed by fire in Bonaparte's advance upon Vienna.
"A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Three" by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
Discharged by Bonaparte in 1800, he withdrew to his natal town.
"Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z" by Anatole Cerfberr and Jules François Christophe
Bonaparte was now negotiator as well as general.
"The French Revolution" by R. M. Johnston
The empress loves in you her dear Bonaparte, and not the emperor.
"Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia" by L. Mühlbach,
Before the high daring of Bonaparte, every difficulty seems to droop, and die.
"The Stranger in France" by John Carr
Bonaparte, Joseph, i, 185.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14" by Elbert Hubbard
Napoleon Bonaparte was born in 1769.
"Assimilative Memory" by Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
I asked him if he thought Bonaparte had committed any fault.
"The Greville Memoirs" by Charles C. F. Greville
Napoleon granted the palace to the Tribunal for its seat, and during the Hundred Days Lucien Bonaparte took up his residence there.
"Royal Palaces and Parks of France" by Milburg Francisco Mansfield
I hate Bonaparte, but men like Ney and Berthier and de Marmont sicken me!
"The Bronze Eagle" by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
Bonaparte might as well have urged his soldiers over the Alps without leading them.
"Thoughts on Missions" by Sheldon Dibble
Bonaparte returned from Egypt alone.
"The Origins and Destiny of Imperial Britain" by J. A. Cramb
Bonaparte ceased not to pace the room after the Pope had entered.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 2, No. 12, May, 1851." by Various
Bonaparte the army commander lost it; Bonaparte the general-in-chief won it, exactly as it was.
"The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte" by William Milligan Sloane
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In poetry:

Never was Bonaparte's Consular glory
Treated by Art so superbly as here;
Never a phase of his marvellous story
Handled more deftly, or rendered more clear.
"To The Portrait Of Napoleon, As First Consul" by John Lawson Stoddard
This is the common lot of all
Upon the world's great chart;
We've got to leave a pile of bones--
The stupid and the smart.
Even when Napoleon died
He left a Bonaparte.
"My Life And Death" by Edwin Carty Ranck
See the flying French depart
Like the bees of Bonaparte,
Swarming up with a most venomous vitality.
Over Baden and Bavaria,
And Brighton and Bulgaria,
Thus violating Belgian neutrality.
"Alliterativism" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Sitting at His table one day,
God and the devil a game did play;
Hated humanity was at stake;
Well, the first picked Bonaparte;
The other drew, and for his part,
'Twas Mastai that he did take.
"A Song" by Victor Marie Hugo
The place from which Bonaparte viewed the bloody field
Was the farmhouse of La Belle Alliance, which some protection did yield;
And there he remained for the most part of the day,
Pacing to and fro with his hands behind him in doubtful dismay.
"The Battle of Waterloo" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Bonaparte Dazzles and it's MAGIC.
Bonaparte at Public Works.
Get ready for Bonaparte .
Atrick O'Brian's novel "The Thirteen-Gun Salute" is, appropriately, the 13th in a series of closely related historical romances set, for the most part, aboard the ships of Nelson's navy during the wars against Bonaparte .
The Battle of Borodino , in which Napoleon Bonaparte's army fought against czarist troops and Cossacks, claimed at least 70,000 lives by most estimates.
1813 – French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte defeats a larger force of Austrians, Russians, and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden (More info).
Born in Corsica into a family of the Genovese nobililty on August 15, 1769, Napoleon Bonaparte rose through the French military to become Emperor of France.
Vimeo.com/19701553 Bonaparte's style reminds us of the movie Blade Runner.
The Iron Duke Apart from his victory at Waterloo, Wellington was also a nicer man than Bonaparte.
Noah Bonaparte Pais on this week's activities at the Bywater music installation.
General Napoleon Bonaparte 's Italian Campaign.
PBS.org SPOTLIGHTS WEB SITE CELEBRATING STATESMAN, SOLDIER, HERO, TYRANT, LOVER AND EMPEROR NAPOLEON BONAPARTE .
Tens of thousands of French troops died in November 1812 when the Russians attacked French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte's army as it was crossing the Berezina River on a punishing retreat from Moscow.
The prisoner, however, maintained that he knew nothing when interrogated by Gallenga's commander, General Napoleon Bonaparte.
Gallenga's account says much about the character of Napoleon Bonaparte — and his urgent need for information.
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In science:

Carrano (Bonaparte 1986b), the late William R.
Aspects of the history, anatomy, taxonomy and palaeobiology of sauropod dinosaurs
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