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Topic - Oliver Cromwell
Cruel Necessity and Zulus on the Ramparts are two solitaire games that re-create important events in British history, while Leuthen is a two-player war game that re-creates the Seven Years' War battle. They are published by Victory Point Games.
The title hung awkwardly on this final collection of Christopher Isherwood's diaries inevitably raises the question: liberation from what? Certainly not from all the things that troubled him throughout the previous decades, scrupulously recounted again here: his libido, concern for his excessive drinking, health, appearance, financial stability, jealousy and other passions, fears about mortality and the struggle to believe in an afterlife.
With characteristic clarity and precision, Gertrude Himmelfarb tells us at the outset of her slim but substantial book why she has chosen to write about the strain of philo-Semitism running through British history.
A GAMBLING MAN: CHARLES II'S
He presided over a court permanently awash in scandal that no one relished more than Charles, whose personal life was a procession of mistresses, from the formidable Barbara Villiers Palmer, Lady Castlemaine, to the lively actress Nell Gwyn, "the Cinderella of London," to whom the king was so attached that on his deathbed he urged, "Don't let poor Nelly starve."