How Tall Was Napoleon?

Thanks to Jon for pointing us to this comic in the comments section!

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Napoleon’s height is, of course, one of the things most people know about him. David and I discussed the matter in our very first episode of this podcast.

A Napoleonic era ends as Liberal powerbroker Michael Kroger farewells his antique empire

Remember Michael Kroger from Episode #49? It looks like he just sold off his Napoleonic collection.

“At an auction in the shadow of the grand Chateau de Fontainebleau outside Paris yesterday, the Michael Kroger Collection, including imperial eagles, towering bronze candelabra, antique clocks, vases, paintings, chairs, sideboards, gilt mirrors and military paraphernalia, went under the hammer, raising more than $500,000 for the businessman.”

The article briefly mentions this podcast but neglects to mention it by title or provide a link. Typical!

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