As an adult, after several attempts coup (boulogne, strasbourg), he manages to get elected president by universal suffrage in 1848. His sudden state of 2 December 1852 ended the second Republic. It then creates a new empire. His policy was to restore the greatness of France, which displeases the Kingdom of Prussia.The end of his reign occurs after the battle of sedan during the Franco-Prussian war of 1870. Napoleon III will then go into exile in Britain where he died three years later in 1873. Face value: 20 FF year: 1860 studio: a quality: ttb ref library f. The item \The seller is \This item can be shipped to the following countries: america, europe, asia, australia.