BLUE DAHLIA, BLACK GOLD, by Daniel Metcalfe: 'The authentic voice of a travel writer driven by curiosity, fascinated by the chosen country, determined to share his voice with the reader…[Metcalfe] gets down to what he his so good at: first-class reporting, descriptions of remarkable characters and easy-to-digest history lessons.' - Literary Review

BLUE DAHLIA, BLACK GOLD, by Daniel Metcalfe: 'The authentic voice of a travel writer driven by curiosity, fascinated by the chosen country, determined to share his voice with the reader…[Metcalfe] gets down to what he his so good at: first-class reporting, descriptions of remarkable characters and easy-to-digest history lessons.' - Literary Review

Black '47 and Beyond: The Great Irish Famine in History, Economy, and Memory (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World) by Cormac Ó Gráda http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/0691015503/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_Wt9mwb19DBEJG

Black '47 and Beyond: The Great Irish Famine in History, Economy, and Memory (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World) by Cormac Ó Gráda http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/0691015503/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_Wt9mwb19DBEJG

alan bennett diary - Google Search

alan bennett diary - Google Search

The Pool | Arts & Culture - This week we're reading 5 November

The Pool | Arts & Culture - This week we're reading 5 November

Anger, Guilt and Shame  - Reclaiming Power and Choice

Anger, Guilt and Shame - Reclaiming Power and Choice

It's What I Do by Lynsey Addario ~~~Get to it, THOR, god of Thunder, turn this Freezy Rain Misery into Piles of SNOW! #ThorThursday

It's What I Do by Lynsey Addario ~~~Get to it, THOR, god of Thunder, turn this Freezy Rain Misery into Piles of SNOW! #ThorThursday

Queen Victoria (1819-1901) - Heinrich von Angeli.  In the Royal Collection, not seen this painting before.

Queen Victoria (1819-1901) - Heinrich von Angeli. In the Royal Collection, not seen this painting before.

Benjamin Britten : A Life For Music by Neil Powell

Benjamin Britten : A Life For Music by Neil Powell

Birds without wings

Birds without wings

THE POETS' DAUGHTERS, by Katie Waldegrave: 'To find a fresh story to tell about an already formidably chronicled group of historical figures is an accomplishment in itself, but for weaving such a fascinating familial case history out of the material, Waldegrave deserves considerable praise.' - Observer

THE POETS' DAUGHTERS, by Katie Waldegrave: 'To find a fresh story to tell about an already formidably chronicled group of historical figures is an accomplishment in itself, but for weaving such a fascinating familial case history out of the material, Waldegrave deserves considerable praise.' - Observer

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