We’ve probably heard someone talk about “the good old days.” The truth is they were old but probably not as good as they seem to say. 296 more words
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Good morning lovely people. Lately I have been doing a lot of thinking and soul searching, for different things in my life. What do I want in my future, and to me in order to do this sometimes you have to think of the past, and how much of it is in your present. 267 more words
What is it about decaying and abandoned buildings that excites us, is it many factors about the past, the people, their lives, the structures themselves, perhaps the last time that anyone stirred up the dust that lay all around – undisturbed for years that contributes to the exhilerating feeling of coming across something old and forgotten? 100 more words
J.H. Elliott, “Reform and Revolution in the Early Modern Mezzogiorno,” Past and Present 224/1 (2014): 283-96.
J.H. Elliott, age 84, is publishing review articles for… 15 more words