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civil, english, historical, last and through.
The extent of the author’s evident research can be seen on every page, but is easily forgotten, so smoothly is the narrative crafted
None of this would matter if the main character was not someone the reader could believe in and identify with, and in blandford candy, the last roundhead has a central figure as likeable as he is flawed
Not that the young blandford is any more idealistic than his older self – without giving too much away, he is tipped into the civil war on parliament’s side more through accident than design, and no doubt like many scions of the landed gentry, has to deal with the consequences of divided loyalties in his own family
We follow blandford as he falls in with a miscellany of civil war era characters from the puritanical to the dissolute, through historical events such as the battle of edgehill and the battle of chalgrove field