Author:  Reading World Books  |  :  Sep 10, 2021  |  :   canada, history, politicalscience

Lucid and comprehensive, this fourth edition of The Canadian Regime includes analysis of the 2008 federal election, as well as updated discussions of coalition government, the single transferable vote, and the role of the Governor General, The authors also explore new ...

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Author:  Reading World Books  |  :  Sep 10, 2021  |  :   arthur, history, merlin, myth, rome

Today is my sixty-seventh birthday, a hot day in the summer of 410 in the year of our Lord, according to the new Christian system of dating the passage of time.

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Author:  Reading World Books  |  :  Sep 10, 2021  |  :   history, politicaltheory, sociology

THERE was recently a rather serious difference of opinion between that great expert in the art of government, His Invincible Majesty, King Henry the Eighth of England, and His Serene Highness, Prince Charles of Castile.

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Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Apr 8, 2021  |  :   good-reads, history, newsroom, science, stories

On September 19th, 1783, at the royal palace in Versailles, Joseph-Michel and Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier introduced the King and Queen of France to their redoubtable 500lb invention, a curious brightly painted contraption of sackcloth and paper, wrapped in a fish net ...

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