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3/28/2017

Winter’s Waterloo

Snow melts away in retreat

Elba can keep it

Whimsical

Elba, Italy

Elba is a tiny island by Italy and it’s famous because Napoleon Bonaparte lived on Elba between 1814 and 1815, and i visited his house! 272 more words

Travel

Nim nastąpiło 100 Dni czyli wizyta na Elbie

3 maja 1814 roku do portu Portoferraio wpłynął angielski okręt wojenny Undaunted. Jego najważniejszy pasażer następnego dnia objął rządy nad wyspą Elbą. Zgodnie z artykułem 3, pierwszego traktatu paryskiego z dnia 11.04.1814 roku wyspa została oddana Napoleonowi I. 818 more words

Napoleon

The Week in History, Issue 2.

The Week in History.

A roundup of last week’s coolest historical events.

Issue 2: Wednesday 22 February (1732) George Washington is Born. Thursday 23 February (1836): Siege of the Alamo Begins, (1820) Cato Street Conspiracy Foiled. 3,089 more words

Napoleon

"Able Was I, Ere, I Saw Elba" -- Napoleon's First Day Of Freedom Post Elba 202 Years Ago Today -- February 27.

by Anura Guruge


Click to ENLARGE.

He managed to escape on February 26, 1815
and February 27 was his first day POST Elba.

“Able Was I, Ere, I Saw Elba.” 51 more words

Anura Guruge

Famous Visitors and Napoleon

St Helena has had many famous visitors over the years including Charles Darwin, Edmund Halley, Vice Admiral William Bligh, Captain James Cook, TheRamblingWombat, the Duke of Wellington and Napoleon Bonaparte. 445 more words

St Helena