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A Walk In A Medieval Village

Last friday evening, I was having a nice cup of coffee with one of my close friends(epkem on here) and we ended up talking about, yet another, one of my trips (I swear, I was not showing off.!). 1,030 more words


3rd December 1447 A.D. The Birth of Bayezid II, Ottoman sultan #Onthisday

The birth of Bayezid II was #onthisday in history 3rd December 1447 A.D. and died 26th may 1512 A.D. He was the eldest son of Mehmed II’s succesor who ruled as the Ottoman sultan from 1481-1518 A.D. 101 more words


The Treason of Ghosts (2000) by Paul Doherty

It has been a long time since I have read a historical mystery, put off perhaps by an overdose of less than brilliant ones. So today is something of a change for the blog, a change precipitated by me winning a competition ran by the Puzzle Doctor (who writes the… 822 more words

In The Dock

Book Review #2

The Healer’s Apprentice (Fairy Tale Romance Series #1)

By Melanie Dickerson

Genre: Christian, Fantasy, Historical, Medieval, Romance, Young Adult

Pages: 272

Chapters: 28

P… 1,386 more words


3rd August 1509 A.D. The Birth of Étienne Dolet #Onthisday

Eitenne Dolet, was born #onthisday 3rd August 1509 A.D. and ironically he died on 3rd August 1546 A.D. he was a French scholar, printer, and a translator. 72 more words

World History

30th July 1470 A.D.–The Birth of Hongzhi A Ming Emperor #Onthisday

Emperor Hongzhi was born on 30th July 1470 A.D. and died on 8th June 1505 A.D. he was a emperor of the Ming Dynasty from China, between the years of 1487-1505 A.D. 61 more words


What's your last name please?

Have you ever wondered where you came from? What your last name meant? Of course you have, I did too. Like you, I asked my relatives about it. 362 more words