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The Cabinet Historique et topographique militaire was created by a decree the 28th August 1794. The decree goes in detail about the work and the organization to the point of naming who does what. A second decree (16/06/1795) has also elements of organization. The decrees don't mention office hours. The work done by the bureau in support of the armies was ...


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Bonaparte had an interesting approach to Islam. It should be kept in mind that at the time he was Bonaparte - not yet Napoléon- he was in Egypt and he had to deal with and try have muslims on his side. Indeed he urged the local authorities to continue their celebrations, including the celebration of Imam Hussein, urged the troops to not intervene and paid a ...


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As far as we can tell, Medieval French families were significantly bigger than modern western families - averaging perhaps around six. In contrast, modern France has an average household size of 2.38. Note the standard disclaimers apply: pre-modern demographic statistics are extremely patchy, and often must be interpreted with laborious reconstructions. ...


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Léon Muel, the source for the full list of the members of the Tribunat in the Wikipedia article, provides a list of the presidents pp. 209-10. Page 209: http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k1413460/f217.image Page 210: http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k1413460/f218.image Full book: Muel, Léon. Précis historique des assemblées parlementaires et des ...



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