Being a native New Yorker, there are so many things you take for granted. The hustle and bustle of life creates a myopic existence as we race from home to work or to whatever our jammed packed schedules have on the horizon. 483 more words
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Angkor Thom was founded by King Jayavarman VII built in the 10th and 11th century. It was built in an almost perfect square and outside its high walls was a wide moat which once housed hungry crocodiles. 186 more words
Stroud situated on the mid North Coast of NSW had its beginnings in the early 1800s. It was the town which was the headquarters of the Australian Agricultural Company. 294 more words
Ginzburg, Carlo. The Cheese and the Worms. Translated by John and Anne Tedeschi. Baltimore: The John Hopkins University Press, 1992.
Carlo Ginzburg’s assessment of sixteenth peasantry in relation to the Inquisition aims to zoom in on a single subject to present a wider hypothesis on a world that, until then, had not been researched. 1,620 more words