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Victoria’s Granddaughters – Princess Maud

I’ve been reading┬áJulia Gelardi’s┬áBorn to Rule: Granddaughters of Victoria, Queens of Europe (2004) and am going to do a series of posts on Queen Victoria’s five granddaughters, all of whom went on to be European queens themselves. All quotations are … Continue reading

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Swedish Jack the Ripper

In light of the new evidence that "proves" who Jack the Ripper was, I thought it would be interesting to reblog this story I found on Futility Closet's blog here about the 1893 Swedish Långrocken murders that some speculate were … Continue reading

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