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Anniversary of La Marseillaise – or should that be La Strasbourgeoise?

  Today (and possibly tomorrow – I’ll come back to that) is the anniversary of the composition of La Marseillaise, the national anthem of France. (Thanks to a Tweeting friend for reminding me.) The song was composed by a French … Continue reading

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