Napoleon

According to AP a copy of Napoleon’s will soon be up for auction on tomorrow in Paris’ Drouot Auction house, giving unusual insight into Napoleon’s final days. The original letter penned in Napoleon’s own illegible hand on April 16, 1821, is in France’s national archives and unavailable for purchase. The copy written by a close […]

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Beware! My personal opinion is voiced in this article. Here we go again. This is the most recent reported case of the theft of historical documents by a presidential historian and his assistant for profit.  Who would actually buy these artifacts and not realize that they were “hot” properties? Most of us have seen movies […]

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