Who ordered the construction of Arc de Triomphe in Paris?
Charles de Gaulle
The Arc de Triomphe honors those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and the Napoleonic Wars, with the names of all French victories and generals inscribed on its inner and outer surfaces. It was commissioned in 1806 after the victory at Austerlitz by Emperor Napoleon at the peak of his fortunes.
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Illustration: Arian Zwegers