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A Citizen of Europe

The problem with the British education system (at least in my day, some aeons ago now) is its relentless British-centricness. Thus, in the eighteenth century, nothing much happened between 1714 and 1776 (or even 1789).  The wars of the Spanish … Continue reading

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