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GEORGE ANTON SCHAEFFER: Killing Napoleon From Above By Lee B Croft
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This is the first book of a TRILOGY about an early 19-century physician from Germany, Dr. George Anton Schaeffer (1779-1836), who traveled widely around the world, becoming involved in Russian Tsar... More > Alexander I's secret plan to kill Napoleon Bonaparte from a hydrogen-filled balloon, playing a role in the inter-island politics of King Kamehameha I's Hawaii, and organizing the transport of thousands of German mercenaries and colonists to Dom Pedro I's Brazil.< Less
GEORGE ANTON SCHAEFFER: Killing Napoleon From The Air By Lee B Croft
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This is the first book of a TRILOGY about an early 19-th century German physician, Dr. George Anton Schaeffer (1779-1836), who traveled widely around the world, becoming involved in Russian Tsar... More > Alexander I's secret plan to kill Napoleon Bonaparte from a hydrogen-filled balloon, playing a role in the inter-island politics of King Kamehameha I's Hawaii, and organizing the transport of German mercenaries and colonists to Dom Pedro I's Brazil.< Less
GEORGE ANTON SCHAEFFER: Shipping Germans to Brazil By Lee B Croft
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George Anton Schaeffer leaves Russia in 1813 after being involved in a secret plan of Tsar Alexander I to have a giant shark-shaped, hydrogen filled, balloon made to drop timed-fuse explosives on... More > Napoleon Bonaparte and his invading army in 1812. As part of a Russian-American-Company-chartered circumnavigation of the world he is stranded in Sitka, Alaska, from where Russian-American Manager Alexander Baranov sends him on a mission to the Hawaiian Islands. There he meddles in island politics, becoming the de facto ruler of Kaua'i with its last independent King Kaumuali'i and building forts there in 1816-7 which remain to this day. This book, the THIRD in a trilogy, describes the life of his wife Barbara who waits for him in St. Petersburg for over five years, and his adventures paying the way to Brazil, where he founds a colony called Frankenthal in the Bahia State, of thousands of German mercenaries and emigrant families for Brazilian Emperor Dom Pedro I.< Less
GEORGE ANTON SCHAEFFER: Arm Wrestling Kamehameha By Lee B Croft
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In this, the second book of a trilogy about German Dr. George Anton Schaeffer 1779-1836), George leaves Russia on a Russian-American Company circumnavigation, and winds up trying to take over Hawaii... More > on behalf of Russian Tsar Alexander I.< Less