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By John Hornor Jacobs -
Pacific war veteran “Bull” Ingram is big, coldly competent, and quick to break a deadbeat’s fingers. Just the man a Memphis DJ ...Read Review
By Mike Resnick -
In Mike Resnick’s last “Weird West” book The Buntline Special, Doc Holliday survived the battle at the OK Corral and “killed” an ...Read Review
By Gary Corby -
Athens, 5th century B.C.: Nicolaos is an investigator for hire, which is not so strange considering this is the city that invented ...Read Review
By Hilary Green -
This is the second instalment of an epic war time saga which began with Now is the Hour. It picks up where the ...Read Review
By Bill A. Mesce Jr. -
This is a military mystery set in WWII England: the mystery concerns the shooting down of an American Airforce fighter by two other ...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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