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lauragill
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Location: Southern California
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Postby lauragill » Thu August 16th, 2012, 1:01 am

Knossos, the Bronze Age, with Rodney Castelden's HNF Knossos: Temple of the Goddess. It was published around the same time as his scholarly book The Knossos Labyrinth, but has the same information and is available for a fraction of the price.

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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Sat August 18th, 2012, 10:48 am

Nagasaki, 1945. The bomb just dropped.
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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Nefret
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Favorite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Postby Nefret » Sat August 18th, 2012, 3:11 pm

(Because I'm nearly out of mysteries)...

London (early) 1066, Harold is now king
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Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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TiciaRoma
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Location: Alexandria, VA

Postby TiciaRoma » Mon August 20th, 2012, 3:07 pm

I'm in Persia, in the 11th C studying to become a Physician. The only thing is, is that Christians are not allowed (by the church) to study here, so I have disguised myself as a Jew.
Tish

"If you would tell me the heart of a man, tell me not what he reads but what he rereads." Nobel Laureate Francois Mauriac

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: The Body in the Ice by A J Mackenzie & A Death in the Dales by Julia Chapman
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Tue August 21st, 2012, 8:43 am

A fictitious Greek island!
Currently reading "The Body in the Ice" by A J Mackenzie & "A Death in the Dales" by Julia Chapman

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fljustice
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Location: Brooklyn, NY
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Postby fljustice » Tue August 21st, 2012, 3:06 pm

Libyan desert looking for fabled oasis.
Faith L. Justice, Author Website
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Nefret
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Favorite HF book: Welsh Princes trilogy
Preferred HF: The Middle Ages (England), New Kingdom Egypt, Medieval France
Location: Temple of Isis

Postby Nefret » Wed August 22nd, 2012, 7:48 pm

England, 1464
Into battle we ride with Gods by our side
We are strong and not afraid to die
We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
WE´LL FIGHT TILL THE END! And send our enemies straight to Hell!
- "Into Battle"
{Ensiferum}

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: The Body in the Ice by A J Mackenzie & A Death in the Dales by Julia Chapman
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Sat August 25th, 2012, 1:00 pm

London, alternating between the early 18th cent. and the present day (more or less as the book was written in the 1990s).
Currently reading "The Body in the Ice" by A J Mackenzie & "A Death in the Dales" by Julia Chapman

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rockygirl
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Location: Upstate New York

Postby rockygirl » Sat August 25th, 2012, 3:06 pm

Alabama during the Depression.
Currently reading Cocaine Blues.

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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Sat August 25th, 2012, 7:57 pm

New Zealand 1836.
At home with a good book and the cat...

...is the only place I want to be


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