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HMS Acasta meets Andromeda — in 1812

What happens when a character in your novel gets entangled with a character in someone else's novel -- or with a group of living history interpretors? I've been following the [...]

By |2012-12-06T21:55:27-07:00December 6th, 2012|history|Comments Off on HMS Acasta meets Andromeda — in 1812

Naval Wives and Mistresses

During the period of time Britain claims to have ruled the seas, women played a role that has been largely overlooked or dismissed by most historians and novelists  (except for [...]

By |2012-09-12T12:45:54-07:00September 12th, 2012|research|Comments Off on Naval Wives and Mistresses