Bill Paley (mycroftca) wrote in 50bookchallenge,
Bill Paley
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#10

It's been busy. Thus, this book was done a couple of days back and I'm just posting about it.

Anyhow...

I burned through yet another little history book, this one being Osprey Men-at-Arms #429: Napoleon's Mamelukes, which talks about troops that Napoleon got from his excursions into Egypt. Nice bit of history here, something of an East meets West sort of thing. I enjoyed reading it.
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