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Egypt: Faith After The Pharaohs – On Show The British Museum

Egypt: Faith After The Pharaohs – On Show The British Museum

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Egypt: Faith After The Pharaohs, an exhibition at the British Museum 29 October to 7 February 2016 presents the evolution of post-pharaonic Egypt to present day

Noah & The Flood – Yes, It Really Happened by Ian Wilson

Noah & The Flood – Yes, It Really Happened by Ian Wilson

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As toddlers many thrilled to the story of Noah building an Ark to escape a huge flood, which according to art historian and author Ian Wilson really did happen

Sydney Writer’s Festival – Adventuring in the World of Words

Sydney Writer’s Festival – Adventuring in the World of Words

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While they may be changing in format books are not going out of style soon and celebrity authors are on show at the Sydney Writer’s Festival 20 – 26 May, 2013

A Well Rounded Man

A Well Rounded Man

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In 1528 Count Baldassare Castiglione (1478-1529) wrote The Courtier, a manual for serious scholars and men of learning. It formed the basis for the ideologies surrounding the behaviour of gentlemen. He declared that a well-rounded man needed attainment’s in physical (sports and war) intellectual (education, literary and musical accomplishments) and…