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The Bellinghman
Date: 2008-01-03 00:25
Subject: Oh damn
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The first (to me) regrettable departure of the year: The novelist George MacDonald Fraser, author of the Flashman adventure stories, has died aged 82, his publisher has said.
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User: jemck
Date: 2008-01-03 13:30 (UTC)
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Very sad news. Not only have the Flashman books entertained me over the years but his other writing, fiction like Mr American, and non-fiction like The Steel Bonnets and Quartered Safe Out Here - his memoir of fighting in the Far East in WWII - are excellent reading.
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