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By Walt Shiel -
The time is 1916. America has not yet entered WWI, and Everett Ross, a Texas Ranger not unlike a number of other young men ...Read Review
By David Shone -
A group of former rugby players, all veterans of WWI who knew each other before the war, decide to have a bachelor party ...Read Review
By Emily Hill -
This novel opens by following a trio of characters -– C. T. Jenkins, Lucy Davey, and John Peabody Colburn – in much biographical detail ...Read Review
By Michael Toledano -
Timothy Brompton, after a varied life that has included gaining a knowledge of boxing and a use of firearms from a sortie into ...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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