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UCLA professor traces the connection between politics and mental health in Revolutionary France . UCLA professor Laure Murat mined 150-year-old medical records for her history of mental illness in revolutionary France, “The Man Who Thought He Was Napoleon.”
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UCLA Egyptologist gives new life to female pharaoh from 15th century B.C.
Even after 20th century archaeologists began to unearth traces of the woman who defied tradition to crown herself as king, Hatshepsut still didn’t get her due, a UCLA Egyptologist argues in a forthcoming book.


 
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