Napoleon, the tyrant still adored by the French. Dan Snow takes them to task. #Waterloo

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Victory was total. Waterloo entered our lexicon as a reverse from which there is no possible salvation. Expensive, ponderous, jealousy-ridden, but effective. It is not surprising that Europe today seeks quietly to celebrate this achievement. An innocuous coin will be minted. The French have gone bananas.

Source: Telegraph.

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