Monthly Archives: April 2005

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HISTORY: “Now He Belongs to the Ages”

It was Good Friday, 140 years ago. The war had been over for five days, ever since Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to U.S. Grant. Grant, merciless in battle, refused to… Continue reading

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FAVORITES: Some Nonfiction I Love, Part I

If I wait until I have thought of and filled out all the categories, I’ll be 90 when I post this. (Damn. I’m more than halfway there. Hmmm.) So I’ve decided to post… Continue reading

The greatest thing
in the world
is the Alphabet
as all knowledge
is contained therein
except the wisdom
of putting it together.
—from an old German bookplate