Napoleon Series Archive 2015

Re: Gueniffey, Bonaparte
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I wouldn't want to defend Nelson's actions in the case of the Neapolitan Jacobins but the cases are not directly comparable, the victims were not prisoners of war but mainly civilian rebels and they were not massacred but given at least a rudimentary trial, many of them were freed. One witness of the executions of the members of the former republican government considered they were getting what they deserved for the executions they ordered while in power.
Carraciolo received that 'summary justice' Kevin is so fond of citing: I don't know how legal the proceedings were. From the royalist point of view he was a turncoat and a traitor and since they won they had the final word in the matter.

Susan

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