- Reviewed this bad boy today over on the blog #bookstagram #bookreview https://theborgiabull.com/2019/08/27/review-the-ismaili-assassins-a-history-of-medieval-murder-by-james-waterson/More reading about #pirates.Two new review books from the lovely guys at @penswordbooks. Very much looking forward to reading "The Pope's Army"!#Savonarola twins in #Ferrara#Ferrara, the birthplace of #Savonarola. This statue looms in a piazza named after him.Book post is the best post. Got this massive pile from the amazing people at Pen and Sword to review! Cannot WAIT to get stuck in. Expect a whole bunch of reviews on the blog SOON!
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So as I’m sure you’re all aware from the amount I’ve been harping on and on about it on twitter and facebook for the past few weeks that yesterday I went to Hampton Court. The main reason for the visit … Continue reading
Picture by me The Tudors have been a huge interest of mine since I was at least 8 years old, when we did a big project at primary school about Henry VIII’s six wives. We had to paint a particular … Continue reading
For my second post on people from history who inspire me, I wanted to do a piece on Katherine Howard, Henry VIII’s fifth wife. I remember as I stood in front of the altar in the chapel of St Peter … Continue reading
Following on from my post about our visit to The Tower, earlier this year my partner and I took a trip to Hampton Court. It was next on my list of Tudoresque buildings to visit after the Tower and I … Continue reading