The annual Bishop’s Stortford Challenge, sponsored by Carriage’s of Eden End Ltd took place at the JP’s Snooker & Pool Club at The Stow in Old Harlow on Sunday 2 April 2017. 215 more words
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In an eight-part opus about his home state, Mr. Starr showed how “the California of fact and the California of imagination shape and reshape each other.” 19 more words
Great historian and writer, enjoyed his books, he brought to life and to the pages the stories that made California’s history…
“Filling this gap would become his life’s work, making him the state’s foremost historian and one of its most revered public intellectuals. 58 more words
Former California State Librarian Kevin Starr, who is deemed the pre-eminent historian of the Golden State, has died.
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This doesn’t count as a resolution, but on New Year’s Day I finally embarked on reading Kevin Starr’s history of California which currently stands at six volumes, last time I checked. 775 more words