Proclamation to the Army of Egypt (22 June 1798)

Title

Proclamation to the Army of Egypt (22 June 1798)

Description

In his Proclamation, issued en route to Egypt, Bonaparte explained his aims and urged his soldiers to respect the customs of the Muslims.

Source

Martyn Lyons, Napoleon Bonaparte and the Legacy of the French Revolution (London, Macmillan, 1994), p. 25.

Date

June 22, 1798

Relation

https://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/d/514/

Identifier

514

Citation

“Proclamation to the Army of Egypt (22 June 1798),” LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY: EXPLORING THE FRENCH REVOUTION, accessed August 13, 2020, https://revolution.chnm.org/items/show/354.