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Billy Sing by Ouyang Yu

Title: Billy Sing: A Novel

Author: Ouyang Yu

Genre: Fiction

Publisher: Transit Lounge

Published: 1st April 2017

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 144

Price: $27.95

Synopsis: William ‘Billy’ Sing was born in 1886 to an English mother and Chinese father. 610 more words

Books

NO DESPONDENCY: The International Anarchist Manifesto On The War February 1915

Anarchist resistance to World War One in 1914 and 1915, within the combatant counties and elsewhere, took many forms. Sometimes it was just the act of holding a meeting, sometimes managing the publication of a clandestine newspaper or pamphlet. 3,409 more words

History

PERSONAL RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE MOORE STREET QUARTER

Introduction: Earlier this year I sent my personal recommendations for the conservation and appropriate development of the Moore Street Quarter to the Minster of Heritage’s Consultative Group on Moore Street.   740 more words

History

Looking back to move forward

“Not another soppy blog post!” I hear you say, well have no fear this blog post is going to be about my latest drawing above. Why the title? 386 more words

Art

Planning for France

Five years ago, my father and his buddies (probably while sitting around and telling airplane stories) came up with a plan to fly a bunch of  replica World War One biplanes at the 100 year anniversary of Vimy Ridge.   508 more words

Biplane

Sea, Sky & Stowaways

A BRAVE BOLTONIAN AND THE R34 AIRSHIP

A blog written by Margaret Koppen from Bolton History Centre.

Stanley Mort was born on the 12th November 1892 in Bolton the only son of Robert Lawson Mort and Eliza Ann (nee Hodkinson) who had married at St. 910 more words

World War One

Woodrow Wilson Was The Absolute Worst

I am a man who hates Woodrow Wilson. That is a central part of my identity. This may not be a thing to be proud of, but it is a thing that is true nevertheless. 1,790 more words

American History