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    George Schumph and the death of Pierre Laffite

    April 17, 2015

    George Schumph and the death of Pierre Laffite

    George Schumph, who meets with Napoleon in Charleston in Napoleon in America, is one of those shadowy historical figures about whom little is known. A native of Quebec, he is remembered in the historical record because of his association with the New Orleans-based pirates, Pierre and Jean Laffite. Thanks in part to Schumph’s testimony, we have the details of Pierre Laffite’s death.

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  • Napoleon in America

    Napoleon in America What if Napoleon Bonaparte had escaped from St. Helena and wound up in the United States? Kirkus Reviews calls the first book in Shannon’s Napoleon series “evocative and immersive.”

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    Shannon interviewed on Culturally Curious

    Shannon interviewed on Culturally Curious

    March 30, 2015

    It was a great pleasure to be interviewed by Matt Adler on his Culturally Curious blog. Wondering how one finds the balance between fantasy and history when writing historical fiction? Want to know what to expect on Napoleon’s next adventure?

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