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Subject: A Plea for Non-Fiction Historical "Gems"
Date Posted: 10/21/2007 11:25 PM ET
Member Since: 9/19/2006
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I'm especially looking for these:

Faith and Treason : The Story of the Gunpowder Plot :: Antonia Fraser ISBN-13: 9780385471909 - ISBN-10: 0385471904

The Tyrannicide Brief: The Story of the Man Who Sent Charles I to the Scaffold :: Geoffrey Robertson ISBN-13: 9781400044511 - ISBN-10: 1400044510

Napoleon And Josephine: An Improbable Marriage :: Evangeline Bruce ISBN-13: 9781575660561 - ISBN-10: 1575660563

 

Thanks,

Karen

 



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L. G. (L)
Date Posted: 10/22/2007 12:22 AM ET
Member Since: 9/5/2005
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If you are looking for these specific books, you should post this plea in the Book Bazaar  -  a lot more traffic there for "books wanted". Also,  lot of the gals who read HF also read non-Fiction, so you might want to ask for suggestions in the HF forum.  Good luck!! :)

Date Posted: 11/30/2007 9:43 PM ET
Member Since: 10/27/2007
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"Proud Destiny".

You can find it on my bookshelf. Very interesting- about the  American  Revolution, from a European view point.  Check "Book Bazaar" and you will see my post,  or just go to my bookshelf.

Rose

Date Posted: 12/5/2007 2:19 PM ET
Member Since: 2/13/2007
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Rose I just ordered proud destiny from you. I like stories about the Revolutionary War, and this one sounds like a new and different perspective.

Date Posted: 12/9/2007 3:37 PM ET
Member Since: 10/27/2007
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Joanne,

I just got a chance to check back at this forum, but I did get your request, and the book was sent out immediately. Nice to see these forums do work! Hope you enjoy it!

Rose