THIS MONTH'S OLD NEWS: October & November, 2018

Vol. 30, No. 2

When Prince Henry died in 1462, his quest for a route to India seemed to have ended in failure.

- Researcher Finds Assyrian Version Of Biblical Flood Story

The hero of the story was a young man named Gilgamesh, and the references to the flood were but a small part of a long epic.

- Teenaged Mother Writes Monster Novel

A long spell of rainy weather kept everyone indoors. One evening Byron announced, We will each write a ghost story!

- Yankee Heads Construction Of Railroad Across Canada

Van Horne repeatedly promised to lay five hundred miles of track by the end of 1882, an unheard-of rate of construction.

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OLD NEWS on The Americans: 11 True Stories of Challenge and Wonder.

Here are tales of adventurers, gifted and determined, who enriched our lives as they lived theirs with spirit and grit.

Matthew Surridge on Reading Strange Matters: Collected Reviews, Vol. I

Reading Strange Matters celebrates of some of the best in fantasy from the twenty-first century.

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