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Back in the 16th century

Advantages: Very interesting summary of what life was like at the time
Disadvantages: None

For many of us, the Elizabethan age which comprised almost half of the Tudor era seems bathed in sunlight, the gilded era of Queen Elizabeth’s ‘sceptred isle’. It was the period in which Gloriana presided over Sir Francis Drake’s circumnavigation of the ...

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Review of The Time Traveller's Guide to Elizabethan England - Ian Mortimer

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Time Travelling to Elizabethan England

Advantages: Interesting and detailed account of everyday Elizabethan life
Disadvantages: None for me

...When I read Ian Mortimer's time Travellers Guide To Medieval England I found it fascinating and engagingly written. I was delighted to see that the same author had also produced a Time Travelers Guide To Elizabethan England. I decided straight away that I ...

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Not Exactly A Holiday Guide

Advantages: good story, funny at times
Disadvantages: writing style, chapter length

Bravo Two Zero - Andy McNab Introduction This was one of many books released in the aftermath of the Gulf War, I am pretty sure this was the first one being published in 1993. It was subsequently turned into a film and is possibly the most famous ...

christopherj84 28.08.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Bravo Two-Zero - Andy Mcnab

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Great read, but raises some questions

Advantages: Compelling read
Disadvantages: Is it too sensationalised?

The story of Bravo Two Zero is by now quite well known. It became a huge hit in the bookseller list when it was released, has become a (dramatised) film and much newspaper column length has been attributed to this story. The story is of 8 members of th ...

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Bravo Two Zero

Advantages: Excellent Read
Disadvantages: Boring Beginning

Bravo Two Zero --------------------- Bravo Two Zero was one of the best books I've read in a long while. The story follows Bravo Two Zero leader, Sergeant Andy McNab and his band of brothers. The Plot ----------- In January 1991, eight members o ...

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