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By Alexandra Walsham

Charitable Hatred bargains a tough new standpoint on non secular tolerance and intolerance in early sleek England. atmosphere apart conventional versions charting a linear growth from persecution to toleration, it emphasizes as an alternative the complicated interaction among those impulses within the 16th and 17th centuries.

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He broke two of my Airfix models, and when he had consumed all his sweets he commandeered the swing at the top of the garden and would not budge. To my angry demand that he get off the swing and let me have a go, he picked his nose thoughtfully and shook his head. It was with a great sense of relief that I saw his mother waddling down the garden path to take him home. She coaxed him off the swing with the promise of more sweets. It was just before my tenth birthday when Bobby arrived at the gate at the back of my house.

The sight of the steam train on its journey from Settle to Carlisle, clickety-clacking down the line, puthering sulphurous smoke and smut and sounding its shrieking whistle, reminds me of the heady childhood days when, as a boy, I stood on the bridge over the railway line waiting for the engine to thunder beneath and envelop me in a cloud of acrid smoke. So this is my story, a memoir of an ordinary boy who met some extraordinary people, and the journey he was able to embark on as a result of the many doors opened for him in his early life.

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