Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Typographical Reformation by Timothy George

  The English philosopher Francis Bacon (1561-1626) once said that the three greatest inventions during his lifetime were gunpowder, the mariner’s compass, and printing. Gunpowder forever changed the nature of armed conflict and introduced an era of savage warfare that … Continue reading

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12 of Our All-Time Favorite Quotes About Writing By Crafty House

There’s something about a quote that’s eloquently written about a topic you’re absolutely in love with that just stops your heart for a second. And these people certainly know how to say it right! Read our favorite quotes about reading … Continue reading

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Happy Presidents’ Day!

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Review of Ty Cobb

In Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty, Charles Leerhsen takes an in-depth look at one of the best and most controversial players to set foot on a baseball diamond. Ty Cobb’s lifetime batting average is the highest in the history of … Continue reading

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Review of Project Apollo

  In Project Apollo: The Early Years (1961-1967), Eugen Riechl recounts the beginnings of America’s quest for a lunar landing. After lagging behind Russia for months, and spurred on by the Kremlin’s launch of Sputnik, President John F. Kennedy vowed … Continue reading

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Why English Is Difficult

We’ll begin with a box, and the plural is boxes, But the plural of ox should be oxen, not oxes. Then one fowl is a goose, but two are called geese, Yet the plural of moose should never be meese, … Continue reading

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The Unending Love of God

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