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Café Histoire: La Vol de l’Aigle

Monday 9 March 2015 17:30-19:00

Le « Vol de l’Aigle » (1er mars - 22 juin 1815)

1st March 1815, Golfe-Juan (France), Napoleon I returns on French grounds and enters victorious in Paris on March 20th. On March 25th the Allies set up a seventh coalition against France. Once more, the battlefield will be decisive. On June 18th the Emperor Napoleon is defeated at Mont Saint-Jean. Let’s have a look at the “Cent-Jours” that made a mark on French history.

Talk in French by Patrick Landri
90 mins
Members: £5 / Non members: £8

Image: La bataille de Waterloo, by Clément-Auguste Andrieux

Institut Français Écosse 2019