In this episode of Half-Arsed History, learn about Liechtenstein‘s weird involvement in the Austro-Prussian War, the mysterious Voynich Manuscript, the doomed romance of Peter I and Ines de Castro, Wilhelm Voigt’s audacious heist, the untold riches of Mansa Musa I, the women in charge of Sydney’s Razor Gangs, and the death-defying adventure of Alan Magee.
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Images: Moitte, Jean-Guillaume. Numa Pompilius. Relief (photograph by Nguyen, Marie-Lan). 1806. Via Wikimedia.