Free The Plot Against Pepys By James Long

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  • The Plot Against Pepys
  • James Long
  • English
  • 14 November 2019
  • 9781590202647

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Free read The Plot Against Pepys James Long Ð 4 Download review ô PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ð James Long Miralty finds himself charged with treason and facing a show trial and execution Imprisoned in the Tower of London Pepys sets to work investigating his mysterious accuser Colonel John Scott and uncovers a life riddled with ambition forgery treason a. Most impressed Pepys s diaries have been such a major historical source that his life after their life span get overlooked A major life event occurred on 20th May 1679 when one Colonel John Scott accused Pepys and a fellow MP Sir Anthony Deane at the bar of the House of Commons of being spies for Louis XIV and Roman Catholic traitorsScott claimed whilst in France to have been present in 1675 at the house of the French Treasurer and seen papers with crucial details of British naval ships the fighting instructions of the navy along with several maps of the English coastline and a letter signed Samuel Pepys As Pepys was Secretary of the Admiralty he would of course

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Free read The Plot Against Pepys James Long Ð 4 Download review ô PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ð James Long Nd ultimately murder Using rare access to Pepys' account of the affair James Long and Ben Long brilliantly evoke a turbulent period in England's history and tell the forgotten story of the two most dangerous years in the life of the legendary diaris. It s OK Not my period really though Well researched for sure but somehow lacks the sparkle to make it really interesting to me Maybe the book assumes you know about the early Pepys than I do or have background knowledge It s not a bad book by any stretch of the imagination don t get me wrong but it s not got the bite that some of my favourite non fiction historical writers put into their work

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Free read The Plot Against Pepys James Long Ð 4 Download review ô PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ð James Long 1679 England Fear of conspiracy and religious terrorism have provoked panic in politicians and a zealous reaction from the legal system Everywhere or so it is feared Catholic agents are plotting to overthrow the King Samuel Pepys Secretary of the Ad. Long tortuous tale of Pepys being caught up in the hysteria of the Popish plot and spending time in the tower of London His nemesis was Colonel John Scott liar and con man The twists and turns in this man s life are dealt with in much detail Could have been a hundred pages shorter