Category Archives: 17th century

Sugar Production in 17th century Colonial Barbados

Sugar production in 17th century Colonial Barbados Continue reading

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A 17th century sugar plantation in the Caribbean #Barbados

Visiting and researching a 17th century sugar plantation in Barbados. Continue reading

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The HNS New Novel Award 2018

Announcing that my upcoming 2nd novel, The Severed Knot, has been long listed for the HNS New Novel Award 2018. Continue reading

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Quackery and 17th Century Medicine by Deborah Swift @swiftstory #Stuarts

Quackery and 17th Century Medicine during the Great Plague. A guest post by Deborah Swift. Continue reading

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The Battle of Hamilton (or Hieton)

A young nobleman on a mission of love becomes entangled in a battle between Scottish defenders and English invaders. Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Nancy Blanton

Historical Fiction author, Nancy Blanton, stops by to chat about the inspiration behind her 17th century novels of Ireland and Montserrat Continue reading

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Traipsing through the fields of Culpeper

Wildflowers, herbals and astrology – traipsing through Culpeper’s Complete Herbal & English Physician Continue reading

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