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Finding the Fugitive King (Part 1): White Ladies and Boscobel House

In chess, it’s all about capturing the King. Imagine this: You’ve lost the Battle of Worcester, and your soldiers have been killed, captured, and/or scattered. You know what comes next. Your father, after all, was murdered at the hands of … Continue reading

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