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PERENNIS: Europe’s Plan To save The South ~Napoleon, The Pope, and the CSA (EXCERPT)

Europe’s Plan To save The South ~Napoleon, The Pope, and the CSA (EXCERPT) …Athough France and her associates spent blood and treasure on this project, the curtain was going down before the plan could come to fruition. The war spun … Continue reading

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Perennis: September 2011 (Napoleon, The Pope and The CSA…)

The USA was not immune to these impulses. Perhaps the territorial designs and war with Mexico (1846-48) was a harbinger of things to come. Yet that seemed more like a classic land-grab than a centralizing power-grab. But there was restlessness … Continue reading

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Utopia? Hardly ~ “Disturbingly, the man who warned of an American Napoleon became the American Napoleon”

Disturbingly, the man who warned of an American Napoleon became the American Napoleon. Which brings me to a personal confession: Joe Sobran has softened my thinking on Lincoln. When I came to study the Civil War, and study it in-depth, … Continue reading

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