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Tannat

Not so much a blog; just lots of books

Currently reading

A Darker Domain
Val McDermid
How To Be a Victorian
Ruth Goodman
Pandora's Star
Peter F. Hamilton, John Lee
Progress: 485/2241minutes
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics)
Herman Melville
Manifold: Time
Stephen Baxter, Chris Schluep
Progress: 99/480pages
The Long War
Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett
Progress: 68/501pages

Reading progress update: I've read 286 out of 403 pages.

Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years - John Guy

Wait, hang on. A king can declare bankruptcy?  How did I not know about this? This seems like the perfect fodder for an episode of History Bites. Unless it was in the sum up at the end of an episode. Did they do one on the Spanish armada? I can't remember.

 

The world needs less reality TV and more silly history shows. 

 

Anyway, reading on....