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SAMUEL PEPYS
(1633-1703)

from Diary

  Samuel Pepys was born in London of humble origin, but through his skill, motivation, and patronage became an important man of his time. A series of government positions, most of them in the Navy department, eventually culminated in appointment … Continue reading

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