Sunday, July 29, 2007

Napoleon's Lost Fleet

Brahm Rosensweig on the French invasion of Egypt at a site dedicated to the subject of "Napoleon's Lost Fleet." The Egyptians have been doing some underwater archeology of the fleet, which Nelson's squadron sank in early August of 1798.

For more on recent archeology and the sunken fleet, see "Athena Review: Recent Finds in Archaeology: Aexandria, Egypt: Discovery of Napoleon's Lost Fleet ".

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