Category Archives: History

The Woman Behind Napoleon

Before BECOMING JOSEPHINE by Heather Webb from Plume Books I never though I had any interest in the woman who partnered with the arrogant and eccentric Napoleon  but how wrong I was. This novel although mostly based in on historical … Continue reading

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The History of Britain Told Through its Stamps

This is a he said, she said feature and maybe it will become something regular who knows… He Said: A HISTORY OF BRITAIN IN THIRTY-SIX POSTAGE STAMPS by Chris West I am a bit of a British History buff, but … Continue reading

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