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People/Characters: John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich

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The Insatiable Earl: A Life of John Montagu, Fourth Earl of Sandwich 1718-1792 by N. A. M. Rodger
Iron Tears: America's Battle for Freedom, Britain's Quagmire: 1775-1783 by Stanley Weintraub
John the Painter: Terrorist of the American Revolution by Jessica Warner
Lord John and the Hell-Fire Club by Diana Gabaldon
Love & Madness by Martin Levy

Character description

John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich (1718– 1792) best known as the man believed to have originated the sandwich -- or had it named after him. He was a patron of Captain James Cook, who named the Sandwich Islands for him (they are now called Hawaii).

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