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5.0 out of 5 stars The Gunpowder Plot and the surrounding story
Most people living in Britain get a loud reminder of the Gunpowder Plot every 5th November but how many could describe what happened and the events which drove it.

An hour spent reading this book takes you back to the root cause of the conspiracy with King Henry VIII creating the Church of England to the detriment of the established Catholic church. Through the...
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3.0 out of 5 stars gun powder plot
intresting read , I live a short walk from the eastbury manor house museum , locally called the guy fawkes house, or the house of horrors , the first meeting of the plotters after guy fawkes returned to england is reputed to have taken place there ,what is said in the museum does not entirely agree with this account , mostly it does the writer has obviously done his...
Published on 4 Jan. 2013 by G. A. Matthews


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5.0 out of 5 stars gunpowder plot, 4 Jan. 2013
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It left me wanting to know more, there's still some parts of the gunpowder plot which sounds to be true. But is.

A most enjoyable read
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5.0 out of 5 stars Clear and informative, 31 Mar. 2013
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I thought it was extremely clear and informative and in no way patronising. It could be read by an interested adult or a reasonably bright child.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Easy read, 16 Feb. 2014
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Fascinating piece of history condensed to an hour's read· A story of extreme terrorism, plot and courage with a few gruesome parts thrown in .
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5.0 out of 5 stars I loved this, 22 Dec. 2013
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Out of all the History in an hour books, this is the one i prefer the most
I think i managed to read it on my way into work one morning.
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3.0 out of 5 stars The Gunpowder Plot: History in an Hour, 3 Nov. 2014
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A very brief but useful taster into a subject that needs a lot more examination. Easy to read with good suggestions for further reading.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great, 16 Sept. 2014
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Very interesting and easy to follow, I have learnt a great deal about these events. Can not wait to read another from the series.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Gunpowder Plot, 18 Dec. 2013
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A relatively short book, but it deals with all the main characters involved in the plot and gets the history of it to the reader.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Interesting & packed with information, 10 Dec. 2012
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While covering the main issues & points there are some aspects not investigated. An 'Establishment Approved' view of the events.
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2.0 out of 5 stars Dissapointed, 11 July 2013
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A quick read but lacking the involvement of the catholic priests also involved and their demise.A little more required for me.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Very topical, 9 Nov. 2013
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Well written and tells enough to explain the reasons for and the names associated with the dastardly plot, very entertaining.
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