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Geoffrey Parker
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reviewed: A wonderful guide to Austen and the city she knew
I purchased this for my wife after we decided to take a trip to Bath in order to explore the town which played such a major r...
Jane Austen in Bath: Walking Tours of the Writer's City - Katharine Reeve
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reviewed: More a homage than a history
When Britain went to war in 1939, they did so by rail. For at a time when air travel was enjoyed only by the few and automobi...
Steaming to Victory: How Britain's Railways Won the War - Michael Wenn Williams
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Hi Elentarri, These are the pics of the Oxford Edition I have. The font is slightly bigger and much better spaced than the...
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I love this book. I've learnt so much already. I only wish I could put some quotes up, but I'm listening to it on audio and t...
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Solid first book, but doubtful I continue series. I loved that the author gave us information about the location of Nantuc...
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Loved loved loved this book. It takes a lot for me to gush over a book and my goodness this book is definitely up there ...
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I really enjoyed this memoir by Admiral McRaven. The book is set up with each chapter being a specific story from his life an...
text: Looking forward to learning what the fuss is about
One of the things that my wife likes to do when we're in England is to take in a show. The last time we were there we saw Oli...
Hamilton: The Revolution - Jeremy McCarter, Lin-Manuel Miranda
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I don't want to even see the word "void" for a month. It's repeated throughout this book and also moons are shown. I just wan...
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Nathaniel Philbrick is one of my favorite historians and this book was another solid effort by the author. This story looks a...
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