In 1836 17 mysterious miniature coffins with wooden dolls were found by playing children at Arthur´s Seat, a volcanic rock near Scotlands capital Edinburgh. Had they been part of an occult ritual? Or were they related to the murder series oft the “Resurrection Men” William Burke und William Hare and their 17 victims?
Animal rights? My ass…em donkey! The Middle Ages and Early Modern Era went even further than that: They brought animals to court.
If it had not been for his mother-in-law, the French aristocrat and author would not be (in)famous for his libertine sexual novels but maybe only for dull travel literature.
How you could save your life by outrunning the gardener.
The first episode deals with Napoleon´s best piece that has ventured further around the world than he ever did.