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Blood's Game by Angus Donald

Close to poverty, young Holcroft Blood can’t believe his luck when he begins working for the Duke of Buckingham, one of the most powerful men in England. 424 more words


The Red Lion**

One of my top five pubs 

23 Crown Passage,  SW1Y 6PP

Nearest tube: Green Park 0.3 miles

Nearest attraction: Buckingham Palace, 0.4 miles

The hook… 484 more words

Reformation and Restoration

For the Reformation and Restoration period, I went to the National Portrait Gallery. I normally don’t like looking at a bunch of portraits, but this was different. 410 more words