The eighteenth century was a period of considerable contact between Ireland and continental Europe. Well-to-do Catholic families sent their children to the continent to be educated. 5,173 more words
This photo is of Taehwa River (태화강) in Ulsan (울산), South Korea in Autumn – the time where we can see change the most.
So as the final week of the ONL, it’s time for reflection on the process, the engagement and the thoughts that have been generated by this course. 495 more words
Alex and Eliza: A Love Story by Melissa de la Cruz
Release Date: 11/04/17
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Witches of East End and The Descendants comes the love story of young Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler. 228 more words
A recent round of reading has left me ready to revive the seventeenth-century British political party known as “the Abhorrers,” though under a different banner. In Edward Shelton’s 1861 political handbook, “The Historical Fingerpost,” he defines the “Abhorrers and Petitioners – Two great parties in opposition in the time of Charles the Second. 661 more words