Man of War: My Adventures in the World of Historical Reenactment

Man of War: My Adventures in the World of Historical Reenactment

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“A rollicking good ride.” —Jay Winik, bestselling author of April 1865

It’s the middle of a heat wave, and Charlie Schroeder is dressed in heavy clothing and struggling to row a replica eighteenth-century bateau down the St. Lawrence River. Why? Months earlier, Schroeder realized he knew almost nothing about history. But he wanted to learn, so the actor—best known for his role as Mr. Pussy on Sex and the City—spent a year reenacting it.

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Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


Schroeder suffers physically for his material, and he’s a good color reporter, but it’s hard not to wish he’d eliminated all cutesy interjections entirely and mused a little harder on the meaning of his travels, rather than hurriedly finding ways to celebrate the quirky best in his generous hosts.

Kirkus Reviews : Man of War (April 22, 2012)

An entertaining read. The companionable author’s gimlet eye rarely misses the absurd or touching incidents he encountered during his explorations.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Plume (May 24, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 521 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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