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Mini Reviews #8: Audiobook Edition

Time for a mini review roundup of all the audiobooks I’ve listened to recently.  Click on the links to see my brief Goodreads review.        The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic and Madness at the Fair That … Continue reading

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Happy 4th! + Videos celebrate traditional printing

Happy Independence Day!  Since the printing press was a major facilitator of the American Revolution, here are two beautiful short films that celebrate traditional printing.  Enjoy. 🙂 I hope everyone has a great holiday!

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Random Awesome #7

Random awesome link:  http://historicalmeetups.com The Tumblr Historical Meet-Ups chronicles “unlikely encounters between famous people.”  For example, did you know that in 1978 First Lady Rosalynn Carter met serial killer John Wayne Gacy?  Or that the famous writerSamuel Beckett met Andre the … Continue reading

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