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Why Steampunk?

Before I go on about my preferred genre, I should probably explain what steampunk is since most people stop me after I have already begun to speak about it to ask what exactly I mean. 894 more words

Steampunk

10 Weird Parlour Games Played Before TV Existed

There seems to be a misconception in modern society that our ancestors were incredibly straight-laced and that entertainment for them was to sit around exchanging cholera survival stories and attempting to ford a river without losing their oxen. 1,531 more words

History

Sherlock's Car


Sherlock’s Car ver 2 by Petar Jurković

Modern Era

Steampunk Book Review: First Men in the Moon

I have yet to meet an H. G. Wells book that I didn’t like, and First Men in the Moon is no exception. His scientific romances are always full of interesting concepts and he was all for turning Victorian ideals on their heads even during his own time. 410 more words

Victorian Era

The Palace of Crystal

Hyde Park swelled with crowds of people and the sounds of music and festivity.  Under the brilliant May Day sun, the Crystal Palace gleamed, its glass windows winking in the light.  1,744 more words

Essay

Consumed: Concept Art, Round 2

Hi all,

Here are some other great conceptual designs created for the upcoming Victorian Thriller,”Consumed.”

www.justinalcala.com

Let us know what you think!?

Detective Sergeant John Davis… 223 more words

608: Victorian Inventions by Leonard de Vries

608.7: de Vries, Leonard. Victorian Inventions. New York: American Heritage Press, 1971. 192 pp.

Dewey Breakdown:

  • 600: Technology
  • 608: Inventions and patents
  • 608.7: Historical, geographic, and personal treatment of inventions and patents…
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Books