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Re: I am currently reading......

Postby Senarmont198 » July 13th, 2017, 9:25 am

I have just received and began reading Andrew's excellent book on Grouchy.
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Re: I am currently reading......

Postby FBC-Elvas, Portugal » July 14th, 2017, 5:21 pm

Noble aim Digby. Modern German is difficult enough.

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Re: I am currently reading......

Postby Krupica720 » October 24th, 2017, 12:37 am

Just finished Waterloo by Bernard Cromwell, and recently started a short book called Hitler's gift to France: The return of the remains of Napoleon II. An interesting yet relatively unknown event that occurred back in 1940..
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Re: I am currently reading......

Postby Andrew » February 13th, 2018, 3:19 pm

Well, I have started on Paul Dawson's Waterloo, the Truth at Last. I will keep my powder dry for now. As a writer myself, I am wary of reviewing the books of other authors; there's always a potential conflict of interest, especially when there are similarities in our books. Still, I am very interested in what others think of it.

It would also be nice to get this thread going again; as well as some book reviews. We've all been getting a little lazy!! :(
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Re: I am currently reading......

Postby Digby » February 13th, 2018, 5:08 pm

I have also just got Paul Dawson's Waterloo The Truth at Last (as I mentioned) in another thread.

My problem is that I bought so many books in 2016 and 2017 on the Waterloo campaign, that I really don't have time to read them all from cover to cover.

Anyway, I tend to skim through most books, as I know the general outline of the Waterloo campaign and the battle.
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