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How Many Ancient Military Historians Are There at Canadian Universities?

Although military history fills the television screens, YouTube channels, and bookstore history aisles in Canada just as in other countries, its presence at universities is very modest indeed. 1,272 more words


Three Historical Novels

Last winter I read some novels instead of puttering around on the Internet. This week I thought I would talk about three novels by three authors which span the range of the genre of adventurous historical fiction. 1,270 more words


Link Dump

(Due to some events in my private life, this post is late and pulled out of my file of drafts)

Gui Minhai, a Chinese Suetonius who did not wait until his targets were safely dead, … 925 more words


Real Event: Gold Leafed Glamour

This textural beauty was so much fun to design and execute! A mixture of gold leaf accents, a deep red and purple color palette, and multiple patterns and textures- what’s not to love!? 157 more words


Fortification Report: Schloss Ambras, Part 1

Today Schloss Ambras is the sort of castle where lizards scamper across the stones in the sun and wedding parties wander across the lawns looking for the perfect place for some photos. 843 more words


To Pay Rent

I would have goals but today
someone else decides them for me.
They tell me to express what these goals are
to my contemporaries and superiors… 151 more words