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- Gaudior on Snowy in snow
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- The Librarian on In the Shadow of Moloch: The Sacrifice of Children and Its Impact on Western Religions, by Martin S. Bergmann
- The Librarian on Knights of Spain, Warriors of the Sun: Hernando de Soto and the South’s Ancient Chiefdoms, by Charles Hudson
- Phyllis on Knights of Spain, Warriors of the Sun: Hernando de Soto and the South’s Ancient Chiefdoms, by Charles Hudson
Tag Archives: architecture
Puzzle of January 26, 2010
The library at the Château de Chantilly, France; part of the Musée Condé.
Puzzle of January 20, 2010
A temporary camp for homeless Haitians.
Puzzle of January 10, 2010
The Alcántara Bridge was built in 104-106 CE by Trajan's legions.
Puzzle of December 30, 2009
Book of December 22, 2009
Perhaps the definitive study of American urbanization and suburbanization. No, really. Also has great pictures.
Puzzle of December 13, 2009
The 16th Avenue Tiled Steps, Moraga Street between 15th and 16th Avenues.
Puzzle of December 6, 2009
The planetarium/IMAX/laserium theater, Hemisfèric, at Ciutat de les Arts i les Ciències, Valencia, Spain.
Book of December 4, 2009
Stone is the quintessential old-fashioned building material, but even in the U.S. you can learn a lot about stones -- and even fossils -- by observing the buildings around you.
Book of December 3, 2009
Dear apocafic writers: Start here. Dear post-apocalypse movie directors, sf writers, horror writers: You, too.