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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