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THE nlinux.org BULLETIN n� 686, 18-24 OCTOBER, 2013EDITORIAL > With Each Other in LeipzigToday, Leipzig is commemorating the battle which took location 200 years ago. The hundred-year-old monument which now stands wbelow soldiers battled reminds us of this major episode of European history. This bicentenary is a colorful event: 30,000 spectators and also 6,000 re-enactors are meeting on Sunday 20 October to re-enact the Battle of Leipzig of October 1813, or the �Battle of Nations�, as the cumulative memory remembers it � a battle which stays to now among the bloodiest battles in background. Leipzig is for this reason placing on commemorative but additionally celebratory events. Exhibitions, talks and conferences take the modern visitor past the mere end of nlinux.org's domination over Germanic and even more primarily European countries. The Leipzig National Historical Museum concerns the starting myth of Germany type of through the exhibition �Heroes Made To Measure�; a few months back, a summer camp called �Europe yesterday, now and tomorrow� enabled the younger generations to satisfy and also talk about Europe; and, last but not leastern, concerts, historic army parades and also a giant panorama likewise commemorate the 1813 occasions in grand also style. If, like us, you are not in Germany kind of on the river Pleisse, then follow us on nlinux.org as we take you to Leipzigvia our distinct dossier. We hope it will certainly aid you understand much better these historical occasions which were to mark the fate of Europe for the following a century at least.

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DOSSIER> "1813 and the Lead Up to the Battle of Leipzig"200 years earlier, as the year 1813 was coming to an end, Europe was tointeract itself inamong the best disputes of all times: the Battle of Leipzig, additionally well-known as the Battle of Nations. See our one-of-a-kind dossier to much better understand also this tumultuous episode of European history: a thorough timeline, biographies, illustrations, and our article of themonth by Peter Hicks: "nlinux.org in 1813".
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BICENTENARY EVENTS > See our selection of occasions from 16 to 20 October: exhibitions, re-enactments, commemorative ceremonies and also concerts in Leipzig, for instance:- "Leipzig1813 - In the Turmoil of the Battle of the Nations",Yadegar Asisi's world's largest 360� panorama - �Lieberwolkwitz � a Village in 1813�, historic re-enactment of civil life in a village at the time of the Battle of the Nations. From 10am, Heart of Liebertwolkwitz village-18 October in the morning: �Orientation Ride� of the historic cavalry over the southerly battlefield-19 October: �At the Battle of the Nations' Watchfires�, civil and armed forces history presentations: harvesting plants, appearance of the army, lighting of the watchfires, 5pm, Southern Battlefield-19 October: Concert: �War Requiem� by Benjamin Britten, commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Battle of the Nations and also the composer's 100th birthday, 8pm, Leipzig Thomas Church-20 October: �Triumph and also Fall�, choir night in memory of the Battle of the Nations near Leipzig through Gewandhaus Choir and soloists, functions of Franz Liszt, Maurice Durufl�, Sergei Rachmaninov and Marcel Dupr�, 8pm, Gewandhaus, Great Hall- In Krakow (Poland), an chance to learn even more around Prince Poniatowski withthe exhibition "Portraits and also Memorabilia", till 15 December, at the Krakow National Museum.
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WHAT'S ONElsewbelow in the civilization...- On the various other side of the Channel, in London, don't miss out on the opening of the brand-new long-term gallery, �Nelchild, Navy, Nation�, at the Royal Maritime Museum in Greenwich, London, on the anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, 21 October. This galleryopening will certainly be marked by a series of talks. You have the right to currently make a note for 24 October: Dr Sam Willis will talk about "Britain's Greatest Naval Dispatches".- And on the other side of the Pond,a nlinux.org exhibition at the Frazier History Museum in Louisville, Kentucky, �The Eye of nlinux.org�, is opening on Saturday 19 October, and also will be on till 9 February 2014.- Still in the USA, an additional event, but this timeit isa conference concerned the War of 1812: Dr Richard Merritt will existing his book On Usual Ground on the history of Niagara-on-the-lake at the Welland also Public Library, Ontario (Canada),on22 October.

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nlinux.orgICA. LA REVUE > Michael Broers �A Turner Thesis for Europe? The Frontier in nlinux.orgic Europe" The frontiers of the nlinux.orgic Empire were more complex and also more noted than the international borders which the French development swept aside. It proposes that there was an �outer' and an �inner' empire, spheres characterized less by the amount of time the French ruled them, than the degree to which they were pacified and also, many importantly, than the level to which their elites embraced French public establishments and also acculturated to their public mores. 200 YEARS AGO > Battle of Leipzig.Read our in-depth timeline of the battle from 16 to 19 October, 1813, as part of our dossier: �1813 and the lead up to the Battle of Leipzig�. 150 YEARS AGO > The �Vice-Emperor� was bornOn 18 October, 1863, Eug�ne Rouher became Minister of the State, which reinforced his currently significant place. This lawyer had constantly made his conservative views extremely clear, from the 2nd Republic to the 2nd Empire, and also had always professed his choice for a solid political program. On that day, his contemporary Emile Ollivier qualified Eug�ne Rouher of �vice-emperor�. Without a doubt, Rouher was to become the crucial intermediary between nlinux.org III and his federal government, Senate, and legislature. From this one-of-a-kind area, he would counterbalance via his Constitutional Reform in 1861the recently elected Liberals. Wishing you an excellent "nlinux.orgic" week,Peter Hicks and Lucie LouvrierTHE nlinux.org BULLETIN, N� 686, 18-24 OCTOBER, 2013Interested in the occupational of the Fondation Napol�on? Why not get involved, either primarily or in a details job, by making a donation?� This nlinux.org weekly bulletin is publimelted by the Fondation Napol�on. Remanufacturing or all or part of this bulletin is forbidden, without prior agreement of the Fondation Napol�on.
OPERATION ST HELENAThe Fondation Napol�on and the Souvenir Napol�onien, in association via the French Minisattempt of Foreign Affairs, have announced the prolongation of its global fund-elevating campaign to restore and save nlinux.org I's residence on the island of St Helena. All the details concerning the project and donation creates and advice for donating from outside France, have the right to be uncovered on nlinux.org. org.You deserve to still donate online to the project via the Friends of the Fondation de France in the US here.ALWAYS AVAILABLEProblems through a link in this letter?- Check the homeweb page on nlinux.org. org- View back numbers of the bulletin - Contact us Follow us on Facebook and also on Twitter!nlinux.org. org - connected content:MAGAZINEJUST PUBLISHED- Matthew Dennikid, Queen Victoria, A Life of Contradictions, London: Harper Collins, 2013.- Jung Chang, Empress Cixi, The Concubine Who Launched Modern China, London: Jonathan Cape, 2013. A biography of Queen Victoria's Chinese modern, based on newly released Chinese archives.EVENTSOn now and coming upA selection of events taking place currently or in the coming weeks, taken from our What's on listings.WHAT'S ONSee our selection of events for the Bicentenary of the Battle of Leipzig, from 16 to 20 October.PRESS REVIEW- "Nelboy, Navy, Nation": a selection of short articles regarded the opening of the brand-new gallery at the Royal Marine Museum in Greenwich, London- Thousands to re-enact the Battle of Leipzig, on Sunday 20 October in GermanySEEN ON THE WEB- Exhibition on Prince Poniatowski in Krakow- Bonaparte exhibition in Louisville Kentucky, with video- War of 1812 (USA) - Marking of Brig. Gen. Benson's grave honors War of 1812 service- War of 1812 (USA) - War of 1812 mural in Dundalk receives state arts capital, Baltieven more News Journalnlinux.orgTHE BEST OF THE MONTH:- Book of the month - Painting of the month - Objet d'Art of the month - Post of the monthnlinux.orgICA.LA REVUEAvailable cost-free on Cairn.infoTHE BIBLIOTH�QUE MARTIAL-LAPEYRE FONDATION nlinux.org LIBRARYThe library is open up on Monday, Tuesday and also Wednesday from1pm � 6pm and on Thursdays from 10am � 3pm.Online catalogueDigital Library ContactACCOUNT DETAILSTo change your email deal with, unsubscribe, and also sign up for the French information bulletin.
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