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The Poisoned Will of Jean Meslier A French priest’s shocking attack on religion called for the fall of altars and the heads of kings. 
Remedies Against the Devil and Dementia The medical advice in Bald’s Leechbook outlasted the language in which it was written.
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1983: US troops invade Grenada American forces seize control of the Caribbean island of Grenada less than a week after a left-wing coup in which the prime minister, Maurice Bishop, was killed.

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