Earlier this year I asked various authors for their answers to these questions and more, separating the posts into eras/settings, and asking authors who write books set in each of those periods or places.
Some played nicely, some didn't...😉
In case you missed any of the posts, here are all the links:~
authors Hunter S Jones, Gayle Hulme and Judith Arnopp
authors Matthew Harffy, Glynn Holloway and Justin Hill
authors Charlene Newcomb, Edward Ruadh Butler and EM Powell
authors Louise Turner, Malcolm Archibald and Margaret Skea
authors Cryssa Bazos, Jemahl Evans and Deborah Swift