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History and Mystery – Sugawara Akitada

We have been to medieval England during the Anarchy, to Victorian England  and Rome at the end of the Republic. Then we moved to the oher side of the world to Tang dynasty China (618–907). This month we move across … Continue reading

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History and Mystery – Judge Dee

Judge Dee is a semi-fictional character based on the historical figure Di Renjie, a county magistrate and statesman of the Tang court. The character appeared in the 18th-century Chinese detective and gong’an crime novel Di Gong An. After Van Gulik found … Continue reading

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