I have thoroughly enjoyed reading about Father Solansus. I am awestruck at the miracles he preformed.
What a huge following he had. I know someone who had been at one of his churches. I hope he ... Read More
Asleep: The Forgotten Epidemic That Remains One of Medicine's Greatest Mysteries
Sometimes there is a spurt of research on a disease and then the novelty wears off. It seems to be the case with encephalitis lithargica aka epidemic encephalitis aka sleeping sickness. Throughout ... Read More
Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900 1900
Reads like a thriller. The book that inspired, and I think surpasses, 1493 by Mann. I think the book was overlooked by the world when published, but now seems to be a very clear-sighted view of one ... Read More
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