We have a new festive video from Pen and Sword author, Jan Slimming. Enjoy!
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Airmen’s Incredible Escapes
American and other Allied aircrew in the Second World War cheated death in inspirational struggles to survive.
In the latest book by Australian author Bryn Evans, Airmen’s Incredible Escapes, the resilience and self-sacrifice of the human spirit belie the horrors of war, in a message for us today and for future generations.
Was King Arthur real? Looking at fact vs. fiction in evidence
The figure of Arthur has fascinated people and evolved over hundreds of years. What is perhaps less well known is many of the themes we associate with Arthur were added around six centuries after he allegedly lived. Additionally there are differing views between most academics and amateur historians. A myriad of different theories place Arthur in every corner of Britain and Europe across several centuries. Whilst historians generally take the view he was either a mythical character or there may have been a figure in the fifth or sixth centuries but there is insufficient evidence.