Hero or villain: Why France is divided over Napoleon

Hero or villain: Why France is divided over Napoleon

He's one of the world's most famous Frenchmen, but France is divided over whether the 200th anniversary of the death of Napoleon Bonaparte should be marked in any way. Here's why.

Macron to defy ‘cancel culture’ and lay wreath for Napoleon commemoration

Macron to defy ‘cancel culture’ and lay wreath for Napoleon commemoration

Napoleon’s boots sold at Paris auction for €117,000

Napoleon’s boots sold at Paris auction for €117,000

In Pictures: Corsica’s Playmobil homage to Napoleon

In Pictures: Corsica’s Playmobil homage to Napoleon

Napoleon’s last horse to strut his stuff after makeover

Napoleon’s last horse to strut his stuff after makeover

France buys up Forbes’ mammoth Napoleon collection

France buys up Forbes’ mammoth Napoleon collection

Napoleon’s Catholic marriage certificate goes up for auction

Napoleon’s Catholic marriage certificate goes up for auction

Wine, veal, roasting pig: Napoleon’s feasts in exile

Wine, veal, roasting pig: Napoleon’s feasts in exile

Bodies of 200 Napoleonic troops found in Germany

Bodies of 200 Napoleonic troops found in Germany

Tyrant or visionary? The French view of Napoleon

Tyrant or visionary? The French view of Napoleon

The things you really need to know about Napoleon

The things you really need to know about Napoleon

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