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THE CONSERVATIVE ORDER / PRINCE KLEMENS VON METTERNICH 12 9 even in full view of people, and he goes awayas he is, without washing his private partsafterdefecation. If he isaman of tasteand refinement he wipes himself with whateverhe finds, even with apaperwith writing on it,otherwise he remains ashe is.They haveintercourse with anywoman who pleases them and vice versa.Some- times one of their women goes into abarber'sshop, and invites him to shave her pubic hair. Ifhe wishes he can take his fee in kind. It istheir custom to shave both their moustaches and beard. Some of them leave the hair of their cheeks only .... His saying qadhattamaetc. (has decreed) shows that they are appointing them- selves controllers of God'ssecrets)but thereisno disgrace worse than disbelief .... His statement wa-quiu li'l-muftariyin (but tell the slanderers) isthe plural of muftari (slanderer) which means liar,and how worthy of this description they are. The proof of that is his saying "I have not come to you except for the purpose of restoring your rightsfrom the hands of the oppressors,"which isthe firstlie he ut- tered and a falsehood which he invented. Then he proceeds to something even worse than that, may God cast him into perdition, with his words:"Imore than the Mamluks serve God ... . "There isno doubt that this is a derangement of his mind, and anexcess of foolishness .... His saying [all people] are equal in the eyes of God the Almighty, this isa lie and stupidity. How can this be when God has made some superior to others as is testified by the dwellers in the Heavens and on the Earth? ... May God hurry misfortune and punishment upon them, may He strike their tongues with dumbness) may He scatter their hosts, and disperse them, confound their intelligence, and cause their breathto cease.He has the power todo that}and it isup to Him to answer. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS 1.What strategydid Napoleon useinhisproclamation to garnerthe support ofthe Egyptian people? 2.What does this strategy suggest about Napoleon's personal ambitions and method of rule? 3.Why is Iebartt critical of Napoleon's intentions as stated in his proclamation? 4.What do Iabartt's criticisms suggest about the differences between French and Egyptian culture? 2. The Conservative Order Prince Klemens von Metternich, Results of the Congress at Laybach (1821) UponNapoleon's defeat in. 1813, the alliedpowers met at the Congressof Vienna in 1814-1815 toestablish thepolitical landscapeofpost-Napoleonic Europe.Here they adopted atwo-pronged strategyfirmly rootedinconservative doctrine. First,they de- termined the boundaries ofEuropean states and restored as many nations as possible
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130 20 I NAPOLEON AND THE REVOLUTIONARY LEGACY, 1800 18 3 0

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