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WHALES

Whale protection in Antarctica is always in and out of the news. There is current concern whether the agreed international rules can be maintained long term. 588 more words

A Bigger Picture: Claudio Saunt's More Complete View of America in 1776

I just happened across an impressive interactive time map showing the loss of native American land year by year since 1776. It’s enthralling to stop the rapid progression and check it out year by year. 613 more words

Book Reviews

The Taylor Family

Now that I’ve introduced Margaret Taylor, I’ll talk about her parents. Her father, George Taylor, was born around 1759 in Berwick-on-Tweed, the most northerly town in England, just south of Scotland. 883 more words

Hogue Ancestors