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The Meaning of Star Trek by Thomas Richards
Bought and Sold for English Gold?: The Union of 1707 (Scottish History Matters series) by Christopher A. Whatley
Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland by Neal Ascherson
The Air War in Europe (World War II Collectors Edition , Vol 5, No 39) by Ronald H. Bailey
Ideological Origins of the American Revolution by Bernard Bailyn
The American Civil War: A Military History by John Keegan
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About meI'm a passionate historical researcher currently undertaking my doctoral studies at the University of St Andrews and within the Institute for Scottish Historical Research. My focus is social and military history in 18th-century Scotland, but I've got a bug about the entire century, all throughout the world. My time is spent not reading as much as I should; instead working at the game store I own in Northern California, geocaching, or delighting in the many splendors of my dearest love, Cygnoir.
Favorite authorsStephen E. Ambrose, Noam Chomsky, Lord Dunsany, Charles de Lint, Allan Macinnes, Murray G. H. Pittock, Stuart Reid, Dan Simmons, Daniel Szechi, Wild Cards Trust, Robert Charles Wilson, Howard Zinn (Shared favorites)
Favorite bookstoresKings Bookshop Callander (and diehard publishers)
Real nameDarren Layne
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceMar 10, 2008
Currently readingCulloden: The History and Archaeology of the Last Clan Battle by Tony Pollard, Ed.
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