oa Fundamina : A Journal of Legal History - The influence of Roman law on Napoleon's Code Civil
|Article Title||The influence of Roman law on Napoleon's Code Civil|
|© Publisher:||UNISA Press|
|Journal||Fundamina : A Journal of Legal History|
|Publication Date||Jan 2005|
|Pages||310 - 315|
It seems appropriate to start my exposition with the words Napoleon himself had uttered about his Code Civil while exiled on St Helen: "My real glory is not having won forty battles; Waterloo will efface the memory of all those victories. That which nothing can efface and which will live eternally is my Code Civil."
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