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 DW to feature in Essex Book Festival 

Tue 21 Mar, 2017 22:33:23
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Can't comment on the talk but the drink in the pub afterwards was good.
 They Found Atlantis 

Mon 13 Mar, 2017 22:25:40
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Thanks - it would have been funny if it had been there all the time !

Best wishes from this side of the 'Pond' !
 They Found Atlantis 

Sun 5 Mar, 2017 23:27:32
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Clever solution - it deserves to succeed !
 They Found Atlantis 

Sat 4 Mar, 2017 22:21:16
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I like that sort of challenge ... sorry I wasn't able to come up with a better answer ... at least yet !

If you find the missing bits let me know ... or maybe you should have a go at reconstructing ...
 Dennis Wheatley's influence on Ian Fleming 

Sat 4 Mar, 2017 21:47:08
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Just to note that Jeremy's article can now be found at

http://www.spywise.net/pdfs/wheatley.pdf

the old link no longer works !
 They Found Atlantis 

Sat 4 Mar, 2017 15:46:24
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I would if I could but I can't Very Happy

I've just consulted a copy of the original first edition published in January 1936.

The passage is on page 278 there, and is identical to what you quote from t ...
 DW to feature in Essex Book Festival 

Tue 7 Feb, 2017 20:54:58
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Well spotted, Darren !

I'd better not say anything else Very Happy

Hope it lives up to its billing Very Happy
 Dennis Wheatley and Haunted Borley 

Mon 28 Nov, 2016 19:54:19
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Sounds a very good idea to me !

All best !
 Total War 

Thu 17 Nov, 2016 21:31:46
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Forum: Total War
Subject: Total War
This seemed a good place to put this item...

I don't know if DW will be mentioned in this book at all, but there's a new volume on Churchill and the Cabinet War Rooms:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk ...
 Doctor Strange 

Sun 13 Nov, 2016 16:56:38
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Forum: Off-Topic
Subject: Doctor Strange
Doctor Strange of Marvel Comics fame was one of the other great literary (?) loves of my youth.

You will not therefore be surprised that I went and saw the movie with the superb Benedict Cumberbatc ...
 The 2017 Convention 

Sun 13 Nov, 2016 16:50:43
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Dear All,

This is just to confirm that our tenth Convention will be held at Elstree on Saturday 11th November 2017.

The reason it is being held a little later is, as agreed at the 2015 Conventio ...
 The 2016 Convention 

Sun 13 Nov, 2016 16:45:46
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Dear All,

It's nice to see that everyone enjoyed it was much as Nat and I did.

I'll start a new thread shortly, but just a reminder that as agreed at the 2015 Convention, our tenth will be held ...
 Total War 

Sun 13 Nov, 2016 16:38:01
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Forum: Total War
Subject: Total War
And re 'Total War', the answer is 'very little'.

'Stranger than Fiction' only devotes three pages at the beginning of Chapter Ten to Total War, and the two War Papers on which it was based (14 &am ...
 Total War 

Sun 13 Nov, 2016 16:07:09
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Forum: Total War
Subject: Total War
Jim

Thanks for that. I've just ordered a copy on the back of your post. I'll let you know if DW is mentioned.

All best !
 A London Field Trip - ? 

Mon 5 Sep, 2016 09:46:02
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Thanks, Ken !
May we please have a slot to discuss the Fieldtrip at the Convention ?

Best to all !
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