Additional Readings

These are a few of the websites I used for research, and a few topics, chosen at random. (Actually, I used books to research Tangerine and Crusader, but it was the 1990s.) Thanks to Wikipedia for providing a free online encyclopedia to the world.




The Crusades:
Shopping Malls:

If you want a Muslim perspective on the Crusades, there’s a great article in The Atlantic Online titled “The Roots of Muslim Rage” (September 1990) by Bernard Lewis, but you have to pay (a lot) to access it.

Story Time

Mother Goose:
Carnegie Library:

London Calling

The York Minster:
Rembrandt’s Abraham and Isaac:


Kreyol-English Dictionary:
Victorian Parlor Games:

Memory Lane

John F. Kennedy Assassination:

A Plague Year

United Flight 93 National Memorial:
Eyam, The Plague Village:

Summer of Smoke

The assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and its aftermath:
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall USA:

Candlemas Eve

The history of pottery:
The history of baseball: