Napoleon is responsible for Egyptology. Many people also think that his men shot the nose off the Sphinx. But that’s giving him too much credit.Read the rest of this entry »
Archive for April, 2017
It was a cold February night in Berlin, 1920, when Franziska Shanzkowska jumped into the Landwher Canal. We know why she jumped: she’d lost her fiancee during the war. She’d also suffered from an accident in the munitions plant where she worked. She had scars, a head injury, possibly survivors guilt and definitely depression. In […]Read the rest of this entry »
Curious George is known to children, and the parents who grew up on his stories, for his adventures with the Man with the Yellow Hat.
But his greatest adventure isn’t in print. Before the book, Curious George saved his creators from the Nazis.Read the rest of this entry »