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    General Louis Vallin, a man for all masters

    April 29, 2016

    General Louis Vallin, a man for all masters

    Louis Vallin was a competent and long-serving French cavalry officer whose career spanned the French Revolution, Napoleon’s Empire, the Bourbon Restoration and the government of Louis-Philippe. Unlike many of his compatriots, he managed to distinguish himself under all of his various political masters. In 1823, Louis Vallin confronted Charles Fabvier’s band of insurrectionists at the Bidassoa River, both in real life and in Napoleon in America.

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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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    An author website that does the business

    An author website that does the business

    April 21, 2016

    I was honoured to have my website featured in “Ten More Author Websites that do the Business,” an article on The Writing Platform by Simon Appleby, Director of Bookswarm.

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