The Presidents of France between 1870 to 1906
The Presidents of France between 1870 to . These were (their dates of office in brackets): Adolphe Thiers (1871-1873), Patrice de Mac-Mahon, duc de Magenta (1873-1879), Jules Grevy (1879-1887), Marie Francois Sadi Carnot (1887-1894), Jean Casimir-Perier (1894-1895), Felix Faure (1895-1899), Emile Loubet (1899-1906) and Armand Fallieres (1906-1913) Date: 1906
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The Dwarf and the Giant
Bravo, my little fellow! You shall do all the fighting, and we'll divide the glory! Napoleon III towers over the diminutive Victor Emmanuel III of Italy, whose victories at Magenta and Solferino were appropriated by France.
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