How the modern world has been influenced by the biology, cultures and history of humans
He appointed close friends and several members of his family as monarchs and important government figures of French-dominated states. His war strategies has earned a place in war books. He disastrous French invasion of Russia in 1812 marked a turning point in Napoleon's fortunes. The campaign wrecked the Grande Armee, which never regained its previous strength. In October 1813, the Sixth Coalition[...]DOWNLOAD REFERAT
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The coalition forced Napoleon to abdicate in April 1814, exiling him to the island of Elba. Less than a year later, he returned to France and regained control of the government in the Hundred Days (les Cent Jours) prior to his final defeat at Waterloo on 18 June 1815. Napoleon spent the remaining six years of his life under British supervision on the island of St. Helena. Napoleon developed relatively few military innovations, although his placement of artillery into batteries and the elevation of the army corps as the standard all-arms unit have become accepted doctrines in virtually all large modern armies.
He drew his best tactics from a variety of sources and scored several major victories with a modernized and reformed French army. His campaigns are studied at military academies all over the world and he is widely regarded as one of history's greatest commanders. Aside from his military achievements, Napoleon is also remembered for the establishment of the Napoleonic Code (Code Napoleon), which laid the bureaucratic foundations for the modern French state.
A charachter almost like Bonaparte was Hitler, "the sick genius". Just like Napoleon, he becamed the voice of nation, the leader. He used the power of speech and controled Germany and the army of Germany. He is known as "evil". The fact are saying that, but, he gained a place in history books. He was a genios of speech and manipulation. Adolf Hitler was an Austrian-born politician who led the National Socialist German Workers Party.
He became Chancellor of Germany on January 30, 1933 and Fuhrer in 1934. He ruled until 1945. The Nazi Party gained power during Germany's period of crisis after World War I, exploiting effective propaganda and Hitler's charismatic oratory to gain popularity. « mai multe referate din Engleza