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Saxons - Lesson 30 English

The Saxons were one of many Germanic tribes that invaded Great Britain and settled there among other Germanic tribes.  They soon became the Anglo-Saxons.

The Saxons used the caste system, which doesn’t allow you to get a higher class. 182 more words

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The Coffee Corner Welcomes Rachel James!

Welcome back to the Coffee Corner, everyone!

I have a special treat from across the pond! Rachel James joins us with her new book, The Last Princess of Meigen. 1,519 more words

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the buried giant [book review]

Last year, I posted a review of Ishiguro’s  “When we were orphans”, with the comment that, while I enjoyed the novel and appreciated its multiple layers, while missing a strong enough grasp on the characters… I brought back from… 565 more words


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25 April 2015 – ANZAC Day – 100 Years

ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) Day is New Zealand’s  – and Australia’s! 1,212 more words

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Of Ghosts and Godpoles: A Review

I finally bought my copy of Thorbeorht Linleah’s Of Ghosts and Godpoles this past weekend.  Unfortunately, I probably won’t be able to read it for the next year, as I didn’t pay for international shipping to get it to my address here in Japan. 559 more words


Anglos and Saxons Before England

I have often heard the term Anglo-Saxon, but never just Anglos or Saxons. However, I learned that these are two separate people groups from different areas (of what I guess is Northern Europe). 10 more words