Daily Archives: July 28, 2016

The Darker Side Of Eden

On the grounds of the English manor house of Wilton there is a deer park.  Normally, this would not be anything worth writing about.  After all, there are a lot of expensive houses, in England and in many other places, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Althrop

If you know the name Charles Spencer at all, it is likely as the brother of the late Princess Diana.  If you did not draw the connection before, reading this book will let the reader know more about the Spencers … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men:  Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, And The Greatest Treasure Hunt In History, by Robert M. Edsel with Bret Witter, read by Jeremy Davidson At the intersection between military history and art history, this book provides a glimpse at … Continue reading

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