Landing at Santiago de Cuba (on the southern side of the island of Cuba) I must admit that I was at a loss to decide… Read More »Slavery on Cuba after 1804 – coffee plantation style
A fascinating forthcoming auction of Nelson Memorabilia at Sotheby’s – “Of Royal and Noble Descent”.
I see that there is an auction next week under the umbrella of the Sotheby’s series “Of Royal and Nobel Descent” – and with a… Read More »A fascinating forthcoming auction of Nelson Memorabilia at Sotheby’s – “Of Royal and Noble Descent”.
Today I am delighted to offer Naomi Clifford, one of my favourite authors who writes about life (and particularly crime) in Georgian Britain, a guest… Read More »Murdering your husband – but not getting away with it!
The announcement in the national newspapers yesterday that Colman’s are closing its main mustard-production in Norwich made me think that I would dust off an… Read More »Some like it hot! A second helping of English Mustard