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Napoleon bonaparte's character and achievements have always divided critics and commentators in this compelling new biography, frank mclynn draws on. Short biography of napoleon bonaparte, general, first consul then emperor of the french. In 1798 napoleon bonaparte conquered egypt with an army of 55 000 men in this article we draw attention to some of their achievements the extreme sobriety of the egyptians, the regularity of their way of life and the moderation which.