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High Court Reinstates Claim Against Sarah McCulloch.

Confirming my report of 11th April 2014, I today received the sealed Order from the High Court setting aside the judgment that Sarah McCulloch had obtained and reinstating the action. 19 more words


The Red Man's Bones : George Catlin, Artist and Showman by Benita Eisler

After biographies of Lord Byron, Frederic Chopin, and George Sand, writing about artist and ethnographer George Catlin seemed to me at first glance a departure for biographer Benita Eisler. 262 more words

Book Review

Mahi Mahi

Mahi mahi also known as Dolphin fish, Dorado,and Lampuka is a fish that can live up to 5 years and has an oily soft flesh of very good quality. 35 more words



Once again, I have been saved.

The renewal of a soul is a wondrous thing, especially one so close to the death it had fought for so many years. 494 more words


Louisa Catherine: The Other Mrs. Adams - Book Review

Louisa Catherine: The Other Mrs. Adams
Author: Margery M. Heffron, Sally-Beth MacLean, David L. Michelmore (editor)
Published by Yale University Press, March, 2014
432 pages… 376 more words

Book Reviews


Mexico is a country where affluence, poverty, natural beauty, urban and remote life live close to each other.
Before the Spaniards arrived in the 15th century, Mexico had thousands of years of continuous civilizations that ended when the Aztec empire was defeated by the European conquistadors. 171 more words



Last year I read this biography on Dietrich Bonhoeffer. It is the story that has stayed with me: a man who worried that he may not be strong enough to stand firm when put to the test, but who endured to the end. 399 more words