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By Peter Sturrock

AKA Shakespeare—comprising this booklet and the accompanying website—offers a selfmade equipment that will help you resolve the secret of the id of the nice writer who was once both named Shakespeare or followed that identify as his nom-de-plume. AKA Shakespeare develops a systematic method of this fascinating, four-hundred-year-old query. to give an explanation for the technique and enhance the mandatory options and to liven up the dialogue, the e-book is written within the kind of a conversation. first of all, one player is a Stratfordian, and a moment player is a skeptic. extra individuals you have to be neutral and to lead the controversy alongside medical traces. each one reader is inspired to go into his or her personal judgments (in an easy numerical shape) touching on every one of a number of separate matters. A hidden magician at the site, affectionately referred to as Prospero, will research these judgments and go back the consequences to the reader.

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