Book Reviews, History, Medieval History, Reading

A Fascinating Look into Medieval England

I love medieval history. I know that makes me weird. It's ok.Once, my father brought one of his friends up to New Hampshire to visit me. While sitting in a diner, my dad says, "Joe, ask him what he does with his free time." His friend looked at me. I told him, "I study medieval… Continue reading A Fascinating Look into Medieval England

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General, History, Reading

BOOK REVIEW – A History of Venice: Queen of the Seas

Medieval European history has been an ongoing fascination for me for the past couple of years, probably since reading 1453: The Holy War For Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West by Roger Crowley. Here is a huge chunk of history - roughly a thousand years! - that is virtually ignored in most… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW – A History of Venice: Queen of the Seas