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Old 07-17-2013, 01:56 PM   #1144
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You get to his book "1776" yet? I found it to be a great read!
No I haven't yet, I'm kind of working my way back through history and I'm at the Napoleonic Wars now, so that might be next. Thanks.

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I also picked up "Master and Commander" by Patrick O'Brian
I read Master and Commander about 3 months ago. Loved it but between the 19th century dialog, politics, music and nautical terms it was fun but it was work too.

I had to read it with an atlas, list of nautical terms and quick access to wikipedia. Felt like I learned alot though and the plot is excellent.
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