“There is nothing of Padre Crespi’s collection left in our building!” ‘Brother Gatekeeper’ assures us when we arrive at the main portal of the Salesian…
A desperately poor clergyman tends to a small South-American community. He teaches the children, and procures the schoolbooks for them. The people are…
While traveling in Egypt for my studies, I came across a unique artifact in the Nubian Museum in Aswan. It was a dish which had not been recognized for…
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English metal detectorists have found a Medieval spoon handle depicting a figure of the Wild Man, a hairy, club-wielding legend who existed on the edges…
The Fabulous Dowris Hoard of Ireland
I just want to go to you. Please take me to where you are. My feelings towards you I cannot forget in this world and my sorrow knows no limit. Where…
The Trotula is a very well-known 12 th century text, originally written for male medical practitioners treating gynecological or obstetrical issues…
In many countries around the world, New Year’s Day is celebrated on January 1st with fireworks and festivities the evening before. But this is not the…
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