Tag Archives: history

  1. Murray, Venetia. AN ELEGANT MADNESS: HIGH SOCIETY IN REGENCY ENGLAND

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    August 11, 2014 by ethelfritha

    It’s important to note here that the subtitle of this book doesn’t lie. This isn’t a comprehensive history of pre-Victorian Britain. It’s …
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  2. Preston, Diana. BEFORE THE FALLOUT

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    May 12, 2014 by ethelfritha

    Then one night you found me in my army issue cot  And you told me of your flash of inspiration  You said, …
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  3. Diamond, Jared. GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL

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    May 3, 2014 by ethelfritha

    What can I say about this monumental book that hasn’t already been said? Shall I talk about the ambition of …
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