Daily Archives: August 2, 2016

Is This Nostalgia Talking?

Recently, for the first time in a long time, I played the game Oregon Trail.  Having actually visited the Oregon Trail Interpretation Center in Baker City, and walked over some of the ruts the wagons had made nearby, it just … Continue reading

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Book Review: Understanding Trauma

Understanding Trauma:  How To Overcome Post Traumatic Stress, by Dr. Roger Baker For somewhat obvious and understandable reasons, I read a lot of books on PTSD [1].  Perhaps the most obvious reason is that I have dealt with it for … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Origins Of American Slavery

The Origins Of American Slavery:  Freedom And Bondage In The English Colonies, by Betty Wood Not everyone may read a lot and write a lot about slavery [1], but for those of us who do, and especially for those of … Continue reading

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