I was excited at even the notion of a novel set during this time period being purchased by my library. So I rushed down, snatched it up quickly, and started reading it at my office. The book?
Lord John and the Brotherhood of the Blade by Diana Gabaldon.
I didn’t know what I was getting into, but by page 14 he’s already into a relationship with his second lieutenant. Somehow, I don’t think this is going to be informing my wargaming all that much either. Sigh.