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Frost Fairs on the River Thames

Originally posted on Guildhall Library blog:
With winter upon us, it is interesting to ponder winters past in London. The river Thames froze solid numerous times between 1309 and 1814. We have evidence in contemporary paintings and prints of at…

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How to Change History: William Petty, Irish slavery, and a fake debate

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Irish in the Boer War

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Special Collection CFP

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The World is Broken by Amos Greig

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Blog Hop

Last week, Neil J Burns was kind enough to tag me in a writers’ Blog Hop called The Next Big Thing, in which a writer answers ten questions on their current work in progress, and then tags other writers to … Continue reading

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Long time silence

I apologise for the delay in updating this blog. I’ve been distracted lately with hospital tests and waiting for results. My family has the potential for a genetic mutation which triggers cancer. In essence the mutation is called Lynch Syndrome … Continue reading

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