I can’t avoid it. All talk in UK this week is concerned with a forthcoming referendum vote – a choice to ‘remain’ with the European Union, or ‘leave’. Still, at this very late stage, there is a thirst for information from those who want the element of chance eliminated entirely from their decision, which suggests there…
History is best when briefest, so forgive me for omission of a multitude of finer points in pursuit of essence? Yes, I know the Devil is in the detail, and the Devil has a fairly prominent role in what follows. Nonetheless…. A Book: The Bible is the result of a collection of manuscripts, Hebrew and…
GRANDPA, AM I A EUROPEAN?
When I am asked for my view of Europe (which is not very often) I always answer that I can’t see it from here. Any deeper significance in my reply is usually lost; but then why should it not be? I, after all, represent a passing generation. I am not, it is generally thought,…