delanceyplace archive

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Daily Excerpt Subject

the mighty amazon river -- 10/26/21

henry adams and jamestown’s john smith -- 10/25/21

the ultra-exclusive groton school for boys -- 10/22/21

slaves' value exceeded the value of railroads and factories -- 10/21/21

amnesia in children -- 10/20/21

the english turn to india -- 10/19/21

maafa -- 10/18/22

the artist julian schnabel -- 10/15/21

a building that sets things on fire -- 10/13/21

alexander pushkin -- 10/12/21

the awe-inspiring presence of tigers -- 10/07/21

the beavers of canada – 10/6/21

china, assertiveness, and the south china sea -- 10/5/21

privateers help fund the american revolution -- 10/4/21

harriet beecher stowe and uncle tom's cabin -- 10/1/21

the tyranny of perfection -- 9/30/21

dams and the missouri river -- 9/29/21

pizarro and the incas -- 9/28/21

northern opponents of reconstruction -- 9/27/21

goddess of love incarnate -- 9/24/21

presidential edict -- 9/23/21

the role of the hippocampus -- 9/22/21

the largest company in history? -- 9/21/21

harvard in 1854 -- 9/20/21

"we the people" -- 9/17/21

transformative fire -- 9/16/21

counterfactuals -- 9/15/21

the ruins of angkor -- 9/14/21

the controversial creation of the federal reserve -- 9/13/21

stress and “the good wife” -- 9/10/21

off-broadway and off-off-broadway -- 9/9/21

russians in America – 9/8/21

the struggle for the south china sea -- 9/7/21

teaching a labrador to swim -- 9/3/21

sierra leone -- 9/2/21

variability in medical diagnoses -- 9/1/21

the less successful pizarro -- 8/31/21

america’s earliest factories and roads -- 8/30/21

elton john and john lennon -- 8/27/21

the government did not want houses in urban areas -- 8/26/21

trees need fungi -- 8/25/21

the successor to russia’s kgb -- 8/24/21

the beginnings of brokerage firms -- 8/23/21

the ladies’ magazine -- 8/20/21

be simple and slow in speech -- 8/19/21