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Post by george3 » Sun July 24th, 2011, 11:43 am

I just want to say hello to the group and thank the moderator(s) for accepting me as a 'junior member'. At my age this is flattering! I'm a long-time fan of the genre from ancient Egypt through the Napoleonic period.

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Post by Misfit » Sun July 24th, 2011, 12:22 pm

Hi george3, welcome to the board.
At home with a good book and the cat...
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Post by boswellbaxter » Sun July 24th, 2011, 1:32 pm

Welcome, George! Don't worry; post a lot, and you'll soon be a "senior member"!
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Post by fljustice » Sun July 24th, 2011, 3:36 pm

Welcome to group! It really doesn't take long to become a "senior" here. See you on the threads!
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Post by Vanessa » Sun July 24th, 2011, 5:09 pm

Welcome, George! I hope you enjoy it here.
currently reading: My Books on Goodreads

Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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Post by parthianbow » Sun July 24th, 2011, 7:09 pm

Hi George3, and a warm welcome to HFO!
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Spartacus - UK release 19 Jan. 2012. US release June 2012.

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Post by donroc » Sun July 24th, 2011, 8:03 pm

Welcome, George 3, and enjoy.

Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXZthhY6 ... annel_page

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Post by LoveHistory » Sun July 24th, 2011, 8:08 pm

Hi george3. Nice to meet you. I hope you have lots of willpower, or lots of disposable income, because you'll never run out of book recommendations on here. :D

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Post by SarahWoodbury » Sun July 24th, 2011, 8:49 pm

Welcome to HFO. Great that you're here!

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Post by LoobyG » Sun July 24th, 2011, 9:31 pm

Hello and welcome to HFO George3! :)

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