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Chivalry (Part 6): The Crusades

Editor’s note: The following comprises Chapter 6 of Chivalry, by F. Warre Cornish (published 1901). Original footnotes are abridged. (Continued from Part 5) The history of chivalry as a living organism may

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Life Is Politics

When I was younger, I remember hearing things like, “I don’t like getting involved in politics,” and “Let’s not bring politics into this.” Pastors say things like, “Everyone is welcome here; we

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Sermon: The Word of Life

Editor’s note: The following is extracted from True Heroism and Other Sermons, by R. N. Sledd (published 1899). “Holding forth the word of life.” — Phil. ii, 16. It is interesting to

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Swing

Editor’s note: The following is extracted from A History of Jazz in America, by Barry Ulanov (published 1952). On February 2, 1932, Duke Ellington brought his Famous Orchestra, as the record labels

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Chivalry (Part 5): Tournaments

Editor’s note: The following comprises Chapter 5 of Chivalry, by F. Warre Cornish (published 1901). Original footnotes are abridged. (Continued from Part 4) The conception of war as a contest of heavy

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