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"This is a tellingly different account of modern diplomatic life than the name-dropping and rather self-satisfied account rendered by Christopher Meyer...more "
Ever the Diplomat by Sherard Cowper-Coles
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Last Train to Memphis by Peter Guralnick
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I was a Irish kid in Germany in 1958 (my Dad worked in the AFEX system as an accountant) when Elvis came over as an army draftee. A family friend got his autograph for me which I lost soon after (damn & double-damn!)and this is the point where th...more
Michael Collins by Tim Pat Coogan
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Master Georgie by Beryl Bainbridge
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Arguably by Christopher Hitchens
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"The DI Faraday books by Graham Hurley, read by Tim Pepper! "
"Susan wrote: "I wanted to recommend two books I really enjoyed. One is David Liss' "The Coffee Trader."

Yes! I read this about 2 years ago and thought...more
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A group for Goodreads members from, or who are just interested in Ireland.
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Welcome to Historical Fictionistas! We want to experience all different kinds of HF with all different kinds of people. The more diverse, the better....more
20116 THE NAPOLEONIC WARS — 137 members — last activity Sep 19, 2014 04:09PM
A chance to discuss books covering the Napoleonic Wars. How sleep the brave, who sink to rest By all their country's wishes blest! When Spring, with dewy...more
73960 Espionage Fiction Panel — 157 members — last activity Jun 05, 2014 10:33PM
Join us on Monday, August 13, 2012 for a special day-long discussion of espionage fiction. On Monday, August 13, our panel of acclaimed authors will a...more
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