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A Short Interview With Historian David Flintham

12 October 2017

1. You have said that your interest in this particular field of history was inspired by the 1970 film, Cromwell. Could you expand on this? As a small boy, my parents took me to see...

Civil War London: A Military History of London Under Charles I and Oliver Cromwell Paperback-by David Flintham-Helion Books 2017

12 October 2017

"From which I may say that London was never truly London till now; for now she sits like a noble lady upon a royall throne, securing all her encroaching pendicles under the wings of...

The Glorious Revolution 1688: Britain's Fight for Liberty, by Edward Vallance 372pp, Little, Brown, £

23 September 2017

Edward Vallance has joined a crowded market of books and articles both academic and non-academic that have sought to evaluate the Glorious Revolution of 1688. It is noticeable that...

La libélula mecánica y el averiguad

17 September 2017

This article is an English translation of a review of the book La libélula mecánica y el averiguador by the Guatemalan author Arturo Monterroso. The review is by Claudine...