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Sheffield Steel!

Advantages: Top English manager
Disadvantages: Self-centered read

What fun we would have if Neil Warnock was England manager! Even though he's arguably the best English qualified boss we have when working with players, alongside Redknapp and Steve Bruce, like Cloughie, there was never any chance he would be interviewed ...

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Review of Made in Sheffield: Neil Warnock - My Story - Neil Warnock

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Genius or crackpot?

Advantages: Neil Warnock
Disadvantages: Neil Warnock

There are individuals in sports that only come around so often. People that get everyone talking whether it be how much they admire them or how much they dislike them; Neil Warnock fits this category perfectly. Controversy follows him everywhere, so it is ...

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In search of Syd

Advantages: plenty of detail, fascinating
Disadvantages: None, although more lyrics would have been nice

For devotees of Syd Barrett, the man, the legend and the enigma hold sacred qualities. The task, therefore, of biographing the brief spell in which his star shone brightly and then blew out dramatically is not to be handled carelessly or with the coarse, ...

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Review of Madcap - Tim Willis

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Diabolical Duchess or Political Heavyweight?

Advantages: Good read, great woman in history, really interesting
Disadvantages: High quality paper let down by poor b&w images

...If you've read some of Philippa Gregory's latest works then you'll have seen the occasional mentions of Margaret of York. In "The White Queen" she's sent off to marry the Duke of Burgundy, and in "The White Princess" she is mentioned helping the pretender ...

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Review of Margaret of York - Christine Weightman

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A wonderful biography!

Advantages: everything!
Disadvantages: nothing!

Maud Gonne may have been born in England, but her ancestral roots took her back to Ireland, where she realised that the only way Ireland could be free to be true to itself was if it broke from English rule. From then on, her campaign for Irish women in pa ...

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Review of Maud Gonne - Margaret Ward

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