Yearly Archives: 1997

Annal for A.S. XXXI (5/96 – 4/97)

Bjorn and Morgen made two more Pelicans in the Province: Ygraine of Preston in Northern Outpost on May 4, and Brekke Franksdottir at the Festival of the Pillar in Sterlyng Vayle on September 28. In June, Rufina Cambrensis became the … Continue reading

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Book review: How the Irish Saved Civilization, Thomas Cahill, reviewed by Richard the Poor

Book Review by Richard the Poor of Ely How the Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland’s Heroic Role from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe By Thomas Cahill, pub. Nan A. Talese – Doubleday, … Continue reading

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Book review: The Medieval Garden, Sylvia Landsberg, reviewed by Stephen Bloch

Tending your Garden by Stephen Bloch Sylvia Landsberg has a job to die for.  The dust jacket of The Medieval Garden (Thames & Hudson 1996?, ISBN  0-500-01691-7) describes her as “a garden historian and lecturer who has designed several thirteenth- … Continue reading

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