Luck Versus Skill: Edward Gibbon

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The winds and the waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.

Edward Gibbon 1737-1794

‘Decline and Fall’
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About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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