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Imperial Artist

The distinctive alphabet commissioned by the Imperial War Graves Commission for the military headstones of the First World War is etched onto our national
mhall940
Oct 7, 2013
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SPIES AND HOLY WARS reviewed by Robert Irwin

Pulp orientalism Thrillers and their crude caricatures of villainous Arabs, apocalyptic plots and even jihads inspired by Fu Manchu Robert Irwin "Out of the
Mark
Sep 18, 2011
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Re: Warning and apologies

Currently reading Howard Fast's SPARTACUS and taking notes on historical mistakes and lapses in logic, contradictory statements etc. Morgan
docpod@...
Jun 22, 2011
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Warning and apologies

It looks like one of our members had their email hacked/phished. I've put them on moderation. Sorry to disrupt the peace and quiet... Though I guess i should
Mark
Jun 21, 2011
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Abbey
Jun 21, 2011
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Abbey
Jun 21, 2011
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Victoriographies

I've yet to check out the free issue. May or may not be relevant... Best, MEH ########################################## From: Kate J. Hext
Mark
Apr 21, 2011
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Race for the South Pole

An exhibit at New York's American Museum of Natural History, "Race to the End of the Earth," chronicles the 100-year-old race to the South Pole. It captivated
Mark
Jul 29, 2010
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Re: Anderson on Brendon, THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE

Mark H: "Happy New Year--here's hoping 2009 is far better than 2008!" And a Happy New Year to you too. Thanks for pointing us towards this review... "THE
David Pringle
Jan 8, 2009
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Anderson on Brendon, THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE

Happy New Year--here's hoping 2009 is far better than 2008! ################################################ BOOKS: The rise, demise of an empire THE DECLINE
mhall940
Jan 7, 2009
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Kipling, the Bailout, and US Politics

{I guess Kipling is like Twain, any political bent can use him...} Kiplin' vs. Palin By ROGER COHEN Published: October 5, 2008 WASHINGTON Skip to next
mhall940
Oct 6, 2008
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Talbot Mundy and King of the Khyber Rifles

    Friday, July 25 (7:00 pm) Asian Reflections (National Film Registry) King of the Khyber Rifles (20th Century-Fox, 1953) Dir Henry King. Wrt Ivan Goff,
Brian Taves
Jul 13, 2008
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Re: Kimball on Kipling's poetry

... Thanks for supplying this link. It may also be of interest to note that Kipling's writing was praised by Jack London in an essay "These Bones Shall Rise
peckinpah20012000
Apr 6, 2008
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Kimball on Kipling's poetry

Rudyard Kipling unburdened by Roger Kimball It is no use pretending that Kipling's view of life, as a whole, can be accepted or even forgiven by any civilized
mhall940
Apr 6, 2008
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Re: Review of Shukman's LOST CITY

I managed to get a copy of this at our locally-owned major bookstore, The Tattered Cover. They had only ordered one copy. I'm enjoying it very much. Nicely
Philip Normand
Mar 17, 2008
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