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Gentlemen of the Road: Michael Chabon

★★★★★

First of all, a very Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful holiday and that the new year brings you all sorts of splendid things. 746 more words

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Book Review: 'Fair Blows The Wind' by Louis L'Amour

*written in 2014.

When I was a young boy in the late 80’s and early 90’s, I would spend some time in the summers at my paternal grandfather’s house. 392 more words

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The Three Musketeers - The Chain Reaction Film Club

Film 72: The Three Musketeers (1993)

The Rules

My chum Tim and I watch a film every week, taking it in turns to pick. The only catch? 952 more words

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Honour and the Sword: A.L. Berridge

★★★★★

Chevalier: Book I

Very occasionally, as a reader, you have the wonderful sensation of finding a book that might have been written especially for you. 1,074 more words

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Book Review: Dan Abnett's Triumff: Her Majesty's Hero

I love a good swashed buckle.

Ruffs and rapiers, doublets and decolletage– I eat that kind of stuff up. Thing is, there aren’t a huge amount of books out there that scratch that particular itch. 843 more words

Walking the Plank for British vs Pirates

British Versus Pirates (BvP) is a tabletop board game designed by Apollo. The game is designed for two players, although with the package included for the layout below there are expansions for other factions. 1,843 more words

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