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A history of the Medieval Warm period, from c. 800 to 1200 CE, emphasizing that the greatest danger from global warming is drought.
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Before there was tvtropes.org (though not, of course, before tropes), Boswell wondered if Doorstop Babies were common in myth and legend because they are like quicksand or like divorce.
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The Labour of the Months: December.
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The Hanseatic wharf in Bergen, Norway.
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A rollerskate tour of the current state of scholarship on this pivotal but ill-understood period in European history.
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The Labour of the Months: November. A swineherd knocks down ripe acorns for his pigs.
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The Labour of the Months: September. The grape harvest at the Château de Saumur.
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The Labours of the Months: August.
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