Napoleon’s English letter goes to auction; a look at Berlin’s Museum Island

From France 24. Napoleon began learning and writing English while imprisoned on St Helena. A letter from this time has been auctioned for a honkin’ load of money.

From Deutsche Welle. Berlin’s Museum Island with five top museums clustered together for maximum convenience (and instant cultural overload).

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