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Postby Volgadon » Wed October 8th, 2008, 4:58 pm

In the backstreets of Odessa, turn of the century and no I won't go into details.. yet.

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Currently reading: Under a Pole Star by Stef Penney & The Shadowy Horses by Susanna Kearsley
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Wed October 8th, 2008, 7:40 pm

In the ficititious village of Ledwardine, in the county of Herefordshire, in Phil Rickman's "The Fabric of Sin" - a modern book although it does feature a Templar church.

Location: Westchester, NY

Postby TLee » Mon October 13th, 2008, 6:53 pm

Welsh Marches 1126

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Location: Vashon, WA

Postby SonjaMarie » Mon October 13th, 2008, 7:00 pm

Early 1800s with the Darcy's trying to solve a mystery. The Darcy's are the very same Fitzwilliam Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet from "Pride and Prejudice".

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Currently reading: Jonkvrouw - Jean-Claude Van Ryckeghem
Interest in HF: I love history
Favorite HF book: Can't pin that down to only 1 :-)
Preferred HF: Medieval, Tudor and Ancient Egyptian
Location: Ghent, Belgium

Postby Carine » Tue October 14th, 2008, 6:15 am

In Ludlow Castle 1148

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Currently reading: The Power by Naomi Alderman
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
Favorite HF book: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell!
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Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Postby Vanessa » Tue October 14th, 2008, 7:23 am

Heading towards Naples in the 18thC, waffling on about volcanos, in Susan Sontag's The Volcano Lover.
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Location: Adelaide, Australia.

Postby Alaric » Tue October 14th, 2008, 8:18 am

On my way back to England with Midshipman Hornblower, after he captured a French ship in the Bay of Biscay.

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Location: Adelaide, South Australia

Postby pat » Tue October 14th, 2008, 9:30 am

"Carine" wrote:In Ludlow Castle 1148

I enjoyed being in Ludlow Castle! I am now in Portugal in the '70s. Cant wait to leave! I am about to go to Ancient Egypt, or modern Ireland!
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Postby Carla » Thu October 16th, 2008, 3:02 pm

Lindow Moss, Cheshire, in the Iron Age when Lindow Man was sacrificed there and in the present day when he was discovered and examined.
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book title?

Postby chuck » Thu October 16th, 2008, 3:24 pm

"Carla" wrote:Lindow Moss, Cheshire, in the Iron Age when Lindow Man was sacrificed there and in the present day when he was discovered and examined.

Please Carla....The name of the novel....Really sounds interesting.....

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