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August 2008 - Flashman and the Dragon by George MacDonald Fraser

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Post by Alaric » Wed October 1st, 2008, 7:01 am

The first one, Flashman, is excellent. I didn't like Royal Flash as much, but the next few after that are top notch. Flashman at the Charge is easily one of the top five novels I have ever read.

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Post by Volgadon » Wed October 1st, 2008, 1:53 pm

The earlier books are fantastic. There is a very bad bit in the first one, but it fits the times.


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