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A steeplejack is a craftsman who climbs buildings, chimneys, and steeples in order to carry out repairs or maintenance. It’s a dangerous ...Read Review
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Few readers will come to this novel without at least a sketchy memory of the Shakespeare play, whether it was read or seen ...Read Review
Over the last 20 years The Historical Novels Review (the society's print magazine for our members) has published reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books.
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