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Christopher Rae

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Christopher Rae was born in Glasgow, but having arrived in Yorkshire at the age of 5, after a detour via London, feels justified in claiming to be a native. A first degree in History from the University of Sussex was forgotten for a number of years while he pursued a career at the bleeding edge of information technology, but now provides the experience and knowledge behind the exhaustive research which underpins his writing.

Whether it is the 15th century, or the 17th, Christopher's writing seeks to evoke a sense of period which is both fascinating and compelling for the reader.

'To some people the attempt to "fill in the gaps in the sparsely chronicled past", as Schama described it, is folly. But for others it is an essential component of th
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Given the current economic environment one might be forgiven for taking a dim view of the future generally. But let’s assume that at some point in the not too distant future we resume activity consistent with long-term trends, and things get back to “normal”.


The ebook is still in its infancy. Will it turn out to be a passing fad? Will users tire of their Kindles/iPads/Nexus etc and return to th...

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Average rating: 3.73 · 55 ratings · 4 reviews · 13 distinct works · Similar authors
G - Loyalty Binds Me

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