Richard Holmes
Richard Holmes

Richard Holmes is professor of biographical studies at the University of East Anglia and the author of Falling Upwards.

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Nov. 21 2013 7:46 AMThe Drones of the Civil WarMeet the hot air balloonist who convinced Lincoln to use aerial reconnaissance.
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