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Sicily, after the devastation of the Second World War. We are given the history of the last years of Giuseppe Tomasi, true-life author ...Read Review
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Given its length and structure containing four flashback sections plus an epilogue, By Gaslight appears a daunting read. However, in this case appearances ...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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