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The construction of the arch of triumph was completed only after Napoleon´s fall, in 1836.
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The Arch of Triumph was built at the entrance of the Forum Romanum, to commemorate Emperor Titus’ victory in the Siege of Jerusalem.
Clothing reflects the lifestyle and culture of the region's inhabitants.
The cathedral named after the Assumption of Mary into Heaven is one of the gems of French Gothic architecture.
The French monarch got his epithet because of his opulent and extravagant lifestyle.
Napoleon Bonaparte´s Grande Armée was considered invincible.
Napoleon I, who crowned himself emperor, was one of the most outstanding military commanders in history.
This Neoclassical structure is one of the best-known landmarks of Berlin and Germany.
The Parisian prison became legendary after the Revolution of 1789.
The iron lattice tower, erected for the 1889 World Fair, became the symbol of the capital city of France.
The most important Neoclassicist building in France, completed in 1791, became the final resting place of many of France´s greats.
The device designed to carry out executions more humanely than before was named after a French doctor.