A close-up on: Pascal Paoli

«The memory of Paoli is sacred for Corsicans. When they hear talk of Napoleon, their hearts fill with pride. But at the name of Paoli, their eyes light up, like those of a son in memory of his noble but departed father.» (Gregorovius).

  • Introduction

    «The memory of Paoli is sacred for Corsicans. When they hear talk of Napoleon, their hearts fill with pride. But at the name of Paoli, their eyes light up, like those of a son in memory of his noble but departed father.» (Gregorovius).

  • Commentary

    – Barbara Krajewska: Napoleon and the Corsican Question, part 1 and part 2
    Napoleon and Corsica itinerary

  • Biographies

    PAOLI, Pascal
    PAOLI, Pascal (external Wikipedia link)

  • Bibliography

    Selection of works on Corsica in French and English