Honors French 2

yeah..I have to write about a famous French person.

What was Napoleon Boneparte's effect on the society and world at the time(monde du temps not sure what the right translation is)

Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of all "monde du temps" means "the word of the time.

There are a great many sites on the Web in both English and French. Here are some in English:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleon

http://www.lucidcafe.com/library/95aug/napoleon.html
(Be sure to select some of the video options as it is almost "as if you were there!")

http://www.napoleonbonaparte.nl/
(you can even see newspaper articles from that time)

In spite of the disastrous wars and his despotic measures he reformed the judiciary system, encouraged industry, established the prefectoral administration, built modern routes, gave France a centralized system of education, founding lyceées and reorganizxng the University of Paris, and he reformed instruction. He also instituted a new financial system and created the Legion of Honour. It was he who sold Lousiana to the U.S.A.



Where did napolean die?

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