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The Unlikely Canon By Graham Claydon
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The Unlikely Canon works at two levels. It tells the dramatic and human story of one man, and his friends and family caught up in the dramatic events leading up to the British civil wars of the 17th... More > century. It follows them through the turns and twists of the Republic, Restoration and Glorious Revolution, including the Great Fire and the Plague centring on George Evans, an ordinary schoolboy from St Albans born in 1630, the same year as Charles II. Against all the odds, the two eventually meet as a result of the upheavals of the civil war. Secondly it explores a well researched picture of the moderating role many thoughtful Christians played in those traumatic years. It introduces a little known circle from those times who strove to put Christian love before political expediency and on the whole they turn out to be not only an unlikely lot but also likeable- always a plus if you are looking for an uplifting read.< Less
Saint-Omer and the British Connection By Richard Cumpston Jones
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“My spirits were instantly lifted when I saw the glorious Cathedral and felt much happier” TNH Smith Pearse, Saint Omer 1917 Saint-Omer, an attractive ville fortifié in northern... More > France has a British thread that weaves through each century. It was a caché for Saint Thomas Becket in 1165. It grew powerful as an English staple town in 1314. It had great religious and intellectual clout as home to the English Jesuits, fleeing the Reformation. It fell due to French Revolution. Napoleon based his troops here in his invasion plans of England in 1803. It was a central hub for the British Expeditionary Force during the start of WW1. It is home to the RAF and was the starting point for D.Bader’s bid for freedom in 1941. “Written with huge enthusiasm and terrific research, it’s an essential read for those interested in local history and travel in France.” Tim Donovan, international property consultant and bon viveur< Less
Time Crystal Part 2 - Delsaron's World By Ethan Somerville & Max Kenny
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On their return to Eridon, Heathcliff and the half-castes fall through a mysterious wormhole and land on an alternate Earth where the Nazis achieved world domination. Separated by misfortune, Heath... More > and Con are sent to a forced-labour camp while Kirsty and Katarine end up specimens in a genetic laboratory. Only Aidan and Charlotte manage to flee into a grim fascist world, where they encounter Omega-class outcasts condemned tp death by their own impure genes. While helping the rebels plan a glorious revolution, Aidan and Charlotte are reunited with Heath, Con and an American Airman named John Land. With their superior psionic powers, Heath and his friends assume it will be easy to help the Omega rebels overthrow their evil oppressors. But the mysterious Great Leader has dark powers of his own, numerous machines to aid him, and his own army of genetically modified clones at his beck and call. He even has a trans-dimensional gate-machine which he uses to pirate alien technology from other dimension.< Less
Time Crystal Part 2 - Delsaron's World By Ethan Somerville & Max Kenny
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On their return to Eridon, Heathcliff and the half-castes fall through a mysterious wormhole and land on an alternate Earth where the Nazis achieved world domination. Separated by misfortune, Heath... More > and Con are sent to a forced-labour camp while Kirsty and Katarine end up specimens in a genetic laboratory. Only Aidan and Charlotte manage to flee into a grim fascist world, where they encounter Omega-class outcasts condemned tp death by their own impure genes. While helping the rebels plan a glorious revolution, Aidan and Charlotte are reunited with Heath, Con and an American Airman named John Land. With their superior psionic powers, Heath and his friends assume it will be easy to help the Omega rebels overthrow their evil oppressors. But the mysterious Great Leader has dark powers of his own, numerous machines to aid him, and his own army of genetically modified clones at his beck and call. He even has a trans-dimensional gate-machine which he uses to pirate alien technology from other dimension.< Less
Time Crystal Part 2 - Delsaron's World By Ethan Somerville & Max Kenny
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On their return to Eridon, Heathcliff and the half-castes fall through a mysterious wormhole and land on an alternate Earth where the Nazis achieved world domination. Separated by misfortune, Heath... More > and Con are sent to a forced-labour camp while Kirsty and Katarine end up specimens in a genetic laboratory. Only Aidan and Charlotte manage to flee into a grim fascist world, where they encounter Omega-class outcasts condemned tp death by their own impure genes. While helping the rebels plan a glorious revolution, Aidan and Charlotte are reunited with Heath, Con and an American Airman named John Land. With their superior psionic powers, Heath and his friends assume it will be easy to help the Omega rebels overthrow their evil oppressors. But the mysterious Great Leader has dark powers of his own, numerous machines to aid him, and his own army of genetically modified clones at his beck and call. He even has a trans-dimensional gate-machine which he uses to pirate alien technology from other dimension.< Less
before king's cross st pancras 1.0: kin, kith & strangers in the fields of london. pod version By patrick nother
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A history of King's Cross St Pancras, London UK, describing the C17 & C18 agricultural and pleasure industries and featuring local individuals and family biographies over several generations,... More > plus also global trade and new world migration. With considerable local detail of the English reformation, civil war and Commonwealth years, the volume continues with the life history of Randolph Yearwood, preacher then vicar of St Pancras from Oliver Cromwell's protectorate to William & Mary's glorious revolution. Of a Cheshire Yeoman family educated at Cambridge University, Yearwood moved to London where his radical radical puritan and free trade patronage networks helped him secure his career, although for several decades after the restoration of Charles II he was opposed by a confederacy of powerful parishioners. Then a remote rural parish, kxstp is now the best-connected transport hub in Europe and the site of a newly developing multi-billion pound inner London C21 residential, cultural and business quarter.< Less

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