Daily Archives: March 24, 2016

A Mute Testimony

According to some archeologists [1], there once lived a vibrant urban civilization along the littoral of the Black Sea in what is now Bulgaria. A few thousand years ago, the cities of this area were burned by fire and utterly … Continue reading

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Book Review: Master Of War

Master Of War, by Benson Bobrick Known mostly for his works on the history of the English Bible as well as a history of astrology, in this book historian Benson Bobrick writes about an unjustly obscure Union General [1] whose … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Lost Rivers

Recently one evening I found myself in the Vancouver Library [1] watching a movie that was hosted by the Vancouver Watershed Council after having eaten an indifferent slice of cheese pizza whose main virtue was that it was free, which … Continue reading

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