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What came after Napoleon?!

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been wondering what happened after Napoleon? How would France get from an Empire to a restored Monarchy to the presidential republic it is today? Well, it isn’t exactly simple, but let me break … Continue reading

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World War II – Part 3

Once France had been taken over, Paris became a sort of holiday resort for soldiers, where they went and became tourists and could relax from the stress of war. Many Parisians simply ignored them and carried on as before, although … Continue reading

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World War II – Part 2

The end of the Phoney War came in April 1940, when the Germans invaded Denmark and Norway, simply to conserve iron ore shipments from Sweden, which the Allies had planned on interrupting. While Denmark submitted to invasion immediately, Norway, which had … Continue reading

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