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Columbus Interviewed by Bosch

Christopher Columbus
Interviewed by Hieronymus Bosch
on His Return from the New World

“Winged creatures came with the dark,
their human faces cast in the features… 94 more words

Identity

Ang Biblia ay Maaaring Pagbatayan ng Kaalamang Pang-Agham

 

Paniniwalang Protestante na Biblia ang tanging pinagmumulan ng katotohanang panrelihiyon at ang pag-unawa rito ay bubukal ayon sa kalooban ng Espirito Santo na isinusugo upang maging Patnubay.  1,660 more words

Review of The Virgin of the Wind Rose

Title: The Virgin of the Wind Rose

Author: Glen Craney

Genre: Historical Thriller

Source: Author

PEEK-A-BOO:

While investigating the murder of an American missionary in Ethiopia, rookie State Department lawyer Jaqueline Quartermane becomes obsessed with a magical word square found inside an underground church guarding the tomb of the biblical Adam. 1,045 more words

Books

January 9, 1493: I Have Heard the Mermaids Singing

Do mermaids exist? These creatures – half woman, half fish – have found their way into the lore of seafaring cultures at least as far back as ancient Greek. 464 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Sugar: the spice that changed history--part two

Portuguese sailors explored the African coast in the fifteenth century, wanting to purchase gold without dealing with the sub-Saharan empires, which placed a surcharge on the precious metal. 692 more words

Chewing tobacco

When Clint Eastwood, as the on-screen fictional outlaw Josey Wales, chews unsmilingly on some tobacco before coolly spitting out the juices, the moviegoer is watching one of the most iconic gestures associated with the cowboy. 399 more words

Cowboying

UNICO Christopher Columbus Coloring Contest winners

Dunmore’s Keystone UNICO recently announced the winners of their Christopher Columbus Second Grade Coloring Contest in Dunmore.

Local printer and Keystone UNICO Member, James Mack, is chairman of this annual event. 133 more words

Dunmore