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The literary life of EDWARD JAMES, author,reviewer, occasional poet and former pension adviser to the government of Kyrgyzstan

Roman Day and Happy Returns

Last week the members of Charlton Kings and Leckhampton local history societies had a Roman Day, which I organised on their behalf, visiting Chedworth Villa in the morning and going … Continue reading

July 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

BOOKS, BOOKS, BOOKS!

I have been a review editor for Historical Novels Review, the journal of the Historical Novel Society, for ten years now.  There are five UK reviewers and four in the … Continue reading

July 13, 2018 · Leave a comment