Jero’s metamorphosis and a cleric’s hunger for power
Napoléon Bonaparte, the French statesman, having lost hope in religion, said: “If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.”
Gold leaf from Napoleon's crown fetches 625,000 euros
A gold laurel leaf removed from the crown Napoleon Bonaparte wore to his coronation sold for 625,000 ($735,000) euros at an auction in Paris on Sunday.
Taking ownership for development in dire times
It was Napoleon Bonaparte who popularised the saying, “Leaders are dealers in hope.” Napoleon’s quip has endured for generations, because at our core is a deep yearning ...