Category Archives: History

Book Review: The Disaster Artist

The Disaster Artist:  My Life Inside The Room, The Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made, by Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell One of the more chilling lines in this book–and there are a lot–is when the actor that the author replaces … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: The Zombies

Like many people, I suppose, I am familiar with the Zombies because of two 60’s classics:  “She’s Not There” and “Time Of The Season,” which are both excellent songs that have aged well and continue to be well-known and well-recognized.  … Continue reading

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Because The Night

How does a one-hit wonder who is not named Jimi Hendrix get into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame?  I give Laura Nyro a lot of grief because it is unbelievable that she could be inducted into the Rock … Continue reading

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Non-Book Review: Game Of Thrones And The Medieval Art Of War

Game Of Thrones And The Medieval Art Of War, by Ken Mondschein It ought not to be a surprise that there have been a few notable efforts on the part of military historians to tie the Game of Thrones with … Continue reading

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Non-Book Review: Agincourt 1415

Agincourt 1415:  A Tourist’s Guide To The Campaign, by Peter Hoskins with Anne Curry Having read another of the author’s other books relating to the same subject [1], I was interested in reading this book to add to my trove … Continue reading

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Book Review: The House On Foster Hill

The House On Foster Hill, by Jaime Jo Wright [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Bethany House Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] It is difficult for me to be a fair judge of this … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: Great Courses: The Dead Sea Scrolls: Part 2

Great Courses:  The Dead Sea Scrolls:  Part 2, by Professor Gary A. Rendsburg At times it is necessary to get to the end of something before one can come to a final determination about how you think or feel about … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: Great Courses: The Dead Sea Scrolls: Part 1

Great Courses:  The Dead Sea Scrolls:  Part 1, by Professor Gary A. Rendsburg As someone who has a profound interest in the Judaism of the second temple period as well as in the interpretation of ancient texts (and not-so-ancient ones) … Continue reading

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Book Review: God’s Plan For Your Future

God’s Plan For Your Future:  The Purpose, History, And Destiny Of Humanity As Revealed In Scripture, by David Charles Cole [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Books Go Social/Net Gallery.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] … Continue reading

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Book Review: Signature In The Cell

Signature In The Cell:  DNA And The Evidence For Intelligent Design, by Stephen C. Meyer I have wanted to read this book for a long time and upon reading it, I gain an appreciation for how the author’s peer-reviewed writing … Continue reading

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