Reading & Book Reviews : Society & Culture & Entertainment
Shakespeare wrote the tragedy Macbeth in 1623 loosely based on Holinshed's Chronicles. Raphael Holinshed belonged to a family from Cheshire. In 1560 he lived in London working as a translator for Reginald Wolfe. After Wolfe's death in 1573 Holinshed's work appeared with a lot of illus
The article bridges the gap between the three major sources of Israel's origin: the Merneptah Stele, the battle reliefs from the Amnon temple at Karnak, and the archeological findings in the central hill country of Israel. The fiction of Exodus acquires its real historic background.
According to the author, Dr. Blaylock, "Excitotoxins" are special amino acids, such as glutamate and aspartate (which are commonly found in MSG and Nutrasweet). These "Excitotoxins" are added to processed food to enhance the taste. Normally they act as neurotransmitters in the br
Ever wonder how such a little country does so well in the international educational arena?You will undoubtedly find some answers in "Unlocking Formative Assessment" by Shirley Clark.Kiwis are on it when it comes to using what works and tossing what doesn't.
When I wanted initially to start writing my book I got a lot of information to read. It was overwhelming. I did not know where to start. So I decided to take a leap of faith and started with the idea of writing my book. I got confused several times by the different advices that I got via the interne
Delivering great employee performance is quite a skill, some might say an art. You could do far worse than to invest in this great little book, which is a delightful read
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There is a special book available in the market today entitled, Our Lady of Weight Loss: All is Forgiven, which is written by Janice Taylor, a weight-loss coach and motivational speaker. It narrates her journey and life long battle to losing weight and where she emerges victorious as she successfull
It all begins in Stoneybridge, a village in the west coast of Ireland. A beautiful story is told of a young lady, warm and talented, Chicky Ryan. She fell head over hills in love with an American, Walter Starr, who convinces her to leave her home town, Stoneybridge, and move with him to New York, wi
A reader's review of 'The Sharpshooter, 1862-1864, Charles Phillips' Civil War novel. In well-crafted, natural prose, Phillips conveys the sense of America in the Civil War through the eyes of Jake Baker, a Union sharpshooter. An excellent piece of historical fiction that gets it righ
Napoleon Hill is known to have written quality books, but the best of all his works is The Law of Success which he published in 1928. The book since its publication has become widely accepted across different countries that the demand has always being on the increase since it was published. He produ
A tale of Dallyanne and her beloved Emerings. Though their hearts were pure and kind, Dallyanne underestimated their strength and determination.One must never underestimate determination.
I just finished reading "WordPress Foundations- 2.7 Edition" by Jason Annas.I recently took the leap into blogging full time and I spend many days reading and learning as much as I can about this dynamic media. I have read many other books about WordPress, but this is my all time favorite.