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A Savage Verdict

I’ve been reading a lot of books featuring first-hand accounts of America in the days of the pioneers and their encounters with Indians – especially stories of captives. It started with the story of a white woman who was kidnapped … Continue reading

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Empire of the Summer Moon

I read a couple of books while I was in Cornwall. One was One Day in September, a really good account of the terrorist attack on the Munich Olympics in 1972 and the almost unbelievable bungling by the German authorities … Continue reading

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