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Napoleonic History in Moravia

By Linda Tancs

Bounded by Bohemia on the west and northwest, by Silesia on the northeast, by Slovakia on the east and by Lower Austria on the south, 128 more words

Travel

The Last Battle

Thanks to Reveletor60 for supplying me with a subtitled copy of Abel Gance’s not-even-final-film AUSTERLITZ — so this edition of The Late Show: The Late Movies Blogathon can begin with an edition of The Forgotten on that august subject. 46 more words

FILM

The Sunday Intertitle: The Judex Files: Going Underground

The Late Show — The Late Movies blogathon — starts on Thursday December 1st and I am woefully unprepared as, probably, are you. But let’s get stuck into it. 560 more words

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Why did Napoleon win the Battle of Austerlitz?

The Battle of Austerlitz also known as the Battle of the Three Emperors was one of the most important battles in European History. It was also Napoleon’s greatest victory. 263 more words

European History

Sebald Miscellany October 2016

On September 9 of this year, a symposium on “The Poetry of W.G. Sebald” was held at Stockholm University under the organization of Axel Englund. The participants were: 253 more words

Austerlitz

New Revelations about Sebald's Austerlitz

There is a fascinating and revealing article on the New Yorker‘s literature-oriented blog, Page-Turner, that sheds new light on Sebald’s research for his final work of prose fiction… 107 more words

W.G. Sebald

Future Events

It seems to me then as if all the moments of our life occupy the same space, as if future events already existed and were only waiting for us to find our way to them. 20 more words

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