History

Black Lamb and Grey Falcon by Rebecca West

…Reading an old book, I find myself on a train in the 1930’s: A Selection from Rebecca…

The Victorians by A.N. Wilson

We commonly approach the past with a selfie stick. We insert ourselves into it. We crash the…

The Earliest Stories Ever?

I got over my desire to be a completist a while back. I no longer have to…

How To Fight Presidents by Daniel O’Brien

Being funny on paper is difficult. Being consistently funny is really hard. And being all that when…

Killing Kennedy by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard

Let’s get one thing out of the way right off the bat: if it’s an issue for…

The Pope and Mussolini by David Kertzer

We have all heard of Hitler’s Pope, Pope Pius XII, but what about the tag-team predecessors; Mussolini…