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About meRetired naval officer and plc director living in Camden Town, north London, since 1983. Now a writer, historian and campaigner on naval and maritime affairs and local affairs.
About my libraryToo many books for a London flat - what to do when one runs out of bookshelf space?
Real nameLester May
LocationCamden Town, London
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Member sinceJun 14, 2011
Currently reading3 Commando Brigade in the Falklands: No Picnic by Julian Thompson
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