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Specialist: Berlin

From the quiz on 24/5/16.

  1. Which Berlin Wall crossing point, which was located at the junction of Friedrichstraße and Zimmerstraße, was the scene of a major armoured stand-off between US and USSR forces at the height of the Berlin Crisis of 1961?

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Developing the Underdeveloped Countries

Geographical Readings

Mountjoy, Alan B (edited)

_Macmillan / 1971 / First edition

English / ISBN: 9780333110423

cond. Near Fine / Paperback / #PA0189 / … 30 more words

Old Books

The Curious Case of Clarksville

It’s no secret that Austin, Texas is a growing town. Residents gripe about the weak infrastructure, how the bustling tech industry has made the city less weird, and the pains of rapid development pushing the boundaries of downtown farther and farther east. 645 more words


Borges in Austin

I’ve lived in Austin for almost nine years: four as an undergraduate and then, after a stint in Houston, four and a half more while I’ve worked on my PhD. 1,278 more words

Creative Writing

EU in or out?

The daunting and inescapable referendum is looming. On the 23rd June 2016 the fate of Britain in the European Union will be decided. Not only will the results be divisive but the implication of the term referendum is not widespread knowledge. 646 more words