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"‘Defending the Faith’ in the Middle East" - NYTimes.com

In a New York Times article David Motadel examines the role of religious protectorates past and present to help shed light on current events in the Middle East.  204 more words


Book Review - The Tsarina's Daughter by Carolly Erickson *spoilers*

The Tsarina’s Daughter is a historical fiction novel about the last days of the Romanovs, but instead of being told by the usual subject, Anastasia, the main character is the second eldest daughter, Tatiana. 754 more words

Book Review

to small hope:: new life given to the hillwood

My school’s AP Euro class came

to the Hillwood Museum

this past Friday.

It’s a mansion

formerly owned by

Marjorie Merriweather Post,

heiress to the Post Cereal fortune, 363 more words