From your "dashing through the snow" to "deck the halls with boughs of holly", I'm here to inject a little history into your general holiday merriment and mischief-making!
A must-read for anyone interested in Hawaiian history, especially from the perspective of a native Hawaiian. Learn more about the life of Hawai'i's only…
It's King Henry VIII's death-day. Ergo, it's the perfect time to dredge up some factoids from his past and educate the living!
Also known as "10 'doomed' women who faced less-than-perfect endings. Don't expect a happy ending here, folks.
These days, images of kittehs look like kittehs. In the medieval period, depictions of cats proved more...fanciful.
The history of the Christmas tree and how Catherine of Aragon finally one-upped her husband...on my Christmas tree at least.
The last years of the Hawaiian monarchy
Welcome to this week’s issue of Musings of a Bookish Historian! I apologize for the delay in posting, but thank you for reading this anyways! Things…
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