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What's the skinny on the Sphinx's nose? - 10/18/2002 5:04:02 AM   
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Put on yer thinking caps guys, did Napoleons troops actually shoot off the nose?

If yes I want detailed facts, if not hmm a good way of saying that was the case as well.

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Re: What's the skinny on the Sphinx's nose? - 10/18/2002 5:35:31 AM   
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[QUOTE]Originally posted by Les the Sarge 9-1
[B]Put on yer thinking caps guys, did Napoleons troops actually shoot off the nose?[/B][/QUOTE]

That's what I was told in my college history class.

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- 10/18/2002 5:42:08 AM   
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Myth.

See: http://www.guardians.net/egypt/sphinx/

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- 10/18/2002 5:58:28 AM   
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Looks like Napoleon didn't have anything to do with it:

http://www.napoleonseries.org/faq/sphinx.cfm

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- 10/18/2002 9:11:40 AM   
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Thanks for the speedy help guys, I am trying to sound informed amongst a nasty sort of audience heheh.

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