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A French plebiscite confirms popular support for the restoration of the empire

Louis Napoleon Bonaparte, circa 1850, detail
11/21/1852
In France, a plebiscite orchestrated by president Louis Napoleon Bonaparte confirms popular support for the restoration of the French empire. (By Brian Bockelman)
Source Citation: 
Neville Williams, ed., Chronology of World History, vol. 3 (Santa Barbara, California:  ABC-CLIO, 1999), 264.

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