:D :D :D :D :D
It’s 1943, and the Allies rely on the shipping convoys from the US to keep their battered countries fed and munitioned. 903 more words
I had this book on my shelves for years, without reading it, before lending it out and never seeing it again. Then I saw it in my favourite charity book shop for £1.50 and snapped it up. 156 more words
What was advertised in a colonial newspaper 250 years ago today?
“ROBERT HARRIS, At the sign of the Golden Pestle, in Second-street.”
Not only did a variety of shop signs announce where entrepreneurs operated their businesses, those signs also aided colonists in… 317 more words
The middle book of the trilogy, Conspirata encompasses Cicero’s life during his Consulship and the subsequent fall out from the Catiline Conspiracy. Through the voice of Tiro, the uber secretary, the author continues an excellent reading experience chock full of history enhanced with intrigue and emotion. 90 more words