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Letter from Holy Roman Emperor written in secret code finally cracked after 5 centuries to reveal he was worried about being assassinated

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The decoded letter written by Holy Roman Emperor King Charles V Stanislas Library
French scientists have decoded a letter written in 1547 by the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V.
The three-page letter uncovers secrets of the 16th century, including assassination fears.
It took the French team of scientists months to decode the letter's secret language.
French scientists have decoded a letter signed in 1547 by the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, the Stanislas Libary in Nancy, France, has announced. The secretly-coded letter has revealed the significant concerns of the most powerful man in...
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