In honor of the the 400th anniversary of the establishment of the Jamestown settlement (which, coincidentally, is also my 13th wedding anniversary), author Kris Bordessa is offering a sneak peek inside her book, Great Colonial Projects You Can Build Yourself.
Unfortunately for stumped anniversary-present shoppers, a colonial pump drill is not on my wish list this year.
The Ancient Greeks in Thirteen Words
Exploring Scotland with Martha Morse
early 20th century historical fiction reading list
Bones Under Parking Lot Belonged to Richard III – NYTimes.com