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His Grande Armée was badly damaged and never fully recovered. In 1813, the Sixth Coalition defeated his forces at the Battle of Leipzig and his enemies invaded France. Napoleon was forced to abdicate and go in exile to the Italian island of Elba. In 1815 he escaped and returned to power, but he was finally defeated at the Battle of Waterloo in June 1815. He spent the last 6 years of his life in confinement by the British on the island of Saint Helena.

His Grande Armée was badly damaged and never fully recovered. In 1813, the Sixth Coalition defeated his forces at the Battle of Leipzig and his enemies invaded France. Napoleon was forced to abdicate and go in exile to the Italian island of Elba. In 1815 he escaped and returned to power, but he was finally defeated at the Battle of Waterloo in June 1815. He spent the last 6 years of his life in confinement by the British on the island of Saint Helena.

The causes of the First World War are murky and much disputed, but time has led to some clarity

The causes of the First World War are murky and much disputed, but time has led to some clarity

THE BATTLE OF PASSCHENDAELE, JULY-NOVEMBER 1917. Battle of Pilckem Ridge. Shell-carrying pack-horses splashing through the mud on a road north of Ypres, crossed by railway line, 1 August 1917.

THE BATTLE OF PASSCHENDAELE, JULY-NOVEMBER 1917. Battle of Pilckem Ridge. Shell-carrying pack-horses splashing through the mud on a road north of Ypres, crossed by railway line, 1 August 1917.

by Mathieu Lauffray

by Mathieu Lauffray

The Officers’ Ward at the 41st Casualty Clearing Station - John Hodgson Lobley

The Officers’ Ward at the 41st Casualty Clearing Station - John Hodgson Lobley

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