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Thread #67074   Message #1120300
Posted By: Gurney
21-Feb-04 - 05:21 AM
Thread Name: BS: Napoleon was a Scot
Subject: RE: BS: Napoleon was a Scot
The Corsicans, I believe, have a fair measure of Spartan in them. It isn't any wonder he was a fair soldier, with that background.

However, the Scots were from Ireland, and it was an Irish-led alliance that finally sorted him out.
How far do you want to go back? Oldavi Gorge?