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Happy Reformation Day!

Today is Reformation Day. I really appreciated this explanation of what means from Dr. Stephen Nichols: 183 more words

Church Movements

Hemlock by N. J. Layouni, My Book Review

Hemlock by N.J. Layouni
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

This time travel book was divine. I loved Martha and I especially loved Vadim, Lord Hemlock. 297 more words


A Mediocre Medieval Wales in ‘Eleanor and the Iron King’

Eleanor and the Iron King by Julie Daines Covenant Communications: August 1st, 2015 (Historical Romance)* The view was good, but the food was bad (meh) I read Elizabeth Chadwick as a young reader, and recently was introduced to Sharon Kay Penman. 19 more words

A Mediocre Medieval Wales in 'Eleanor and the Iron King'

Eleanor and the Iron King by Julie Daines

Publication: Covenant Communications, August 1st, 2015

Genre: Historical Romance

Format: Free review e-book from the publisher… 708 more words

Book Review

Nile Maps (4): Al-Idrisi and the Mountains of the Moon

The Nuzhat al-mushtāq fī ikhtirāq al-āfāq (arab. نزهة المشتاق في اختراق الآفاق ; engl. ‘Book of pleasant journeys into faraway lands’) contains Muhammad al-Idrisi’s description of the world as composed in 1152 for the king Roger II of Sicily. 402 more words

Mapping The Nile

The Language of Art, Then and Now

My trip to the Louvre roughly two weeks ago was a very interesting experience, not the least because I discovered that Chinese tourists have become what Japanese tourists were in the 1980s. 1,058 more words