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How were Napoleonic battlefields cleaned up?

Postby Mark » August 8th, 2016, 9:54 am

I am not sure if this has been posted before, but I found this article by member Shannon Selin incredibly interesting:

http://shannonselin.com/2016/07/napoleo ... d-cleanup/

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Re: How were Napoleonic battlefields cleaned up?

Postby jf42 » August 8th, 2016, 5:36 pm

Hi Mark. Yes, Sharon's article came up in a leisurely discussion we've been having, which you might find interesting.


viewtopic.php?f=53&t=1510

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Re: How were Napoleonic battlefields cleaned up?

Postby Mark » August 9th, 2016, 8:30 am

Thanks, JF. I do find the aftermath of wars very interesting, yet so many historians pay little attention to it.

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Re: How were Napoleonic battlefields cleaned up?

Postby Shannon Selin » August 15th, 2016, 4:17 pm

Thanks for posting, Mark.
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