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Everything is Worth Debating

Looking through three similar Wikipedia articles, the Eastern Front, the Balkan Campaign, and the Middle Eastern Front, it is interesting to see such stark differences in theme, style, and tone.   279 more words

Richmond WW1 Diary 22 October 1916

Death of Herbert King, one of The Alberts dead

Herbert King worked at The Herald printing works and his death was later commemorated in that same newspaper. 104 more words


Karl von Habsburg: The Last Catholic Emperor and King of Austria

Today is the memorial for Blessed Karl of Austria, the last Catholic emperor and king of Austria, who is currently in the Canonization process.

Karl von Habsburg was born on August 17, 1887 in the country of Austria.  548 more words

Saints & Angels

The Hearse Song

It’s the Halloween season, and I’ve been enjoying listening to the Halloween Station that I created on Pandora. :-)

Last week, I wrote about one of the songs that I regularly hear on my Halloween Station, … 384 more words


The Poilu, true hero of WWI

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Dr. William Philpott of King’s College London – who specializes in the history of World War I, of the French army and British strategy – is one of my favorite historians. 281 more words

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