Item Type:Book or MonographItem Status:Live ArchiveAbstractA collection of letters in a small painted box passed down through three generations of a London family is the starting point for a vivid account of a three month journey up and down the Nile in a bygone age. The letters, like a time capsule, bring to life a lost world of Edwardian travel and social mores, of Egypt on the brink of the modern age, of the great figures of Egyptology, of aristocrats and archaeologists. In 1907/08 Ferdinand Platt (known to his family as Ferdy) traveled to Egypt as personal physician to the ailing 8th Duke of Devonshire one of the giant statesmen of the late Victorian age and his family party, recounting his adventure in letters to his young wife in England.
Item Type:ArticleItem Status:Live ArchiveAbstractWe learn new faces throughout life, for example in everyday settings like watching TV. Recent research has shown that image variability is key to this ability: if we learn a new face over highly variable images, we are better able to recognize that person in novel pictures. Here we asked people to watch TV shows they had not seen before, and then tested their ability to recognize the actors.
I feel fortunate to have seen these changes take place, and I look forward to seeing more women receive the respect they deserve. Our country’s future will be brighter because of it. And, kudos to the countless men and women in power who have always treated their employees and co workers as they should be treated.
I have no reason to support the Beavers. My brother who doesn’t talk to me anymore went there and I visited him while he was a student. My ex wife graduated from there, and so I really don’t have any reason to like them, other than I always have. I’ve written lots of kinds of books: nonfiction (mostly history and biography), historical fiction, a mystery series, an anthology of little known Greek myths, fantasy, ghost stories, time travel, myth and fairy tale retellings you name it! I get bored easily and always want to try something new. I hadn’t written a contemporary YA novel, and of course skydiving has to be set in at least the twentieth century, so I went for it. Writing Freefall Summer was partially a challenge to myself to see if I could make an ancient, and strange, story relevant to today..
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