I have been doing a lot of research on the Catholic Monarchs Ferdinand and Isabelle and I have decided that the internet really can't satisfy the things I want to know. I want a book and a good…Continue
I am currently going to college and working full time over the summers and part time throughout the school year. By avoiding the common college sins that put holes in a man's wallet (drugs and binge…Continue
"The Rape of the Sabine Women is semi-legendary, probably not an historical event. Greece was far from "hellenized" at that time period. And neither Greeks or Romans fought naked. They just depicted themselves fighting naked, because this…"
"I'd chose something that would sit well in a gentleman's study. Probably something with relatively muted colours, and a manly twist.
Perhaps a military tone:
The Battle of Trafalgar by Auguste Mayer
The Charge of the Light Brigade by…"
Hi there Dennis. Welcome to AoM! Also, I'd like to give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you with us.
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" I think Jack's suggestion of getting to know Alton Brown through his "Good Eats program and the recipes found there in is an excellent one, as is the suggestion to lay your hands on a couple of cookbooks that have…"
"We learn that there are other ways of thinking beyond our own. (At least, if we do it right.) I don't think we get that from current events. It's too easy to deceive yourself into thinking that when (say) a Muslim says,…"