Sentence Examples


  • Guillon, Les Complots militaires sous le consulat et l'empire (Paris, 1894); * G.
  • De Lanzac de Laborie, Paris sous Napoleon (Paris, 1905, seq.); A.
  • The sous-prefecs, having very limited powers of deciding questions, serve above all as intermediaries between the prefect and the persons under his administration.
  • The National Assembly, which passed the law of the 10th of August 1871, had also decided to suppress the sous-prefets, but M.
  • Since then the Chamber of Deputies has on several occasions taken advantage of the budget to attempt the suppression of the sous-prefecs by refusing to vote the amount necessary for the payment of their salaries.