Lectures on Europe
Who could believe that the little town of Amalfi, however… Read More »Lemons for a Nymph and commercial genius: Amalfi
With a harbour on the Adriatic, while the city itself… Read More »Tales of Ravenna : Galla Placidia, Theodoric, Justinian and others
New excavations at the end of the 19th century rekindled… Read More »Greece before Greece : Mycenae and the Trojan war
Gaining independence did not, unfortunately, herald a happy age for… Read More »A long road to democracy: Greece from Independance to 1975
“Pax romana” lasted for a few centuries, saw Christianity become… Read More »Barbarians and Infidels: a question of perspective?