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It’s not likely there will ever be agreement on the test or the experts to determine whether French is “still” vulnerable in Quebec. 803 more words
One of the books I bought from the wonderful Mumbai book market was a book of short stories from Nobel prize winners, compiled in 1959. The book was great – there were some wonderful pieces from some authors that I had never heard of and am keen to pursue – but that’s not what I want to write about. 160 more words
1865 January 29: From South Carolina — "We expect to start on a campaign soon, perhaps to morrow; we have not got any orders yet but preparations are being made for something"
Pocotaligo, South Carolina, was the closest depot to Port Royal Island and was a sought-after target for Union troops to disrupt railroad service. It fell to Union General… 736 more words