How flea poop defeated Napoleon’s Grande Armee

Even though it’s more directed at AP Euro, this story also hews to our themes of ickiness:
http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/pandemics/2012/12/napoleon_march_to_russia_in_1812_typhus_spread_by_lice_was_more_powerful.html

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2 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Tom on December 28, 2012 at 8:19 pm

    Scoop, you need to do a post about General Norman Schwarzkopf dying. The school community must know about how influential he was on the U.S. military and Middle East! His death is, like, the saddest thing ever.

    -Tom Sarsfield

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