Daily Archives: August 3, 2017

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due: Carnauba Wax

If you are like me, from time to time you enjoy looking at the odd ingredients of your food and wondering what in the world they are.  I don’t know how many people share this interest, but as someone with … Continue reading

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Y U No Finish: Albion’s Seed

Albion’s Seed:  Four British Folkways In America, by David Hackett Fischer I really wanted to finish this book.  If this had been a book in my own private collection, it would have been finished at some point, and I may … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Peopling Of British North America: An Introduction

The Peopling Of British North America:  An Introduction, by Bernard Bailyn How good is this book?  After I finished reading this book I looked up my local library system on the author’s other books and found four of them with … Continue reading

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