Monthly Archives: April 2003

Cuba Confidential: Love and Vengeance in Miami and Havana – Ann Louise Bardach An ajiaco is a spicy Cuban stew. Cuba Confidential is just such a book, filled with myrid tasty insights, bubbling quietly in hidden corners. Written by the … Continue reading

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The Pirate Hunter: The True Story of Captain Kidd – Richard Zacks Pirates and blue water took hold of me as a kid and never really let go. I blame those early-morning black-and-white film classics that our local TV station … Continue reading

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Redcoat: The British Soldier in the Age of Horse and Musket – Richard Holmes “All gentlemen that have a mind to serve the queen that’s good and kind come ‘list and enter into pay…” The Duke of Wellington called them … Continue reading

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