delanceyplace archive

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Daily Excerpt Subject

the ladies’ magazine -- 2/22/24

napoleon and perfume -- 2/21/24

the collapse of france and spain-- 2/20/24

bugatti! -- 2/16/24

trophic cascades -- 2/15/24

breaking symmetry --2/14/24

hitler’s art collection -- 2/13/24

taking on at&t -- 2/12/24

copland and contemporary music -- 2/9/24

the slaughter of the buffalo -- 2/8/24

the end of the universe -- 2/7/24

the geography of europe -- 2/6/24

young harriet tubman -- 2/5/24

hollywood was dying -- 2/2/24

modern african art --2/1/24

dinosaurs are birds -- 1/31/24

the spanish and slavery -- 1/30/24

the cold war

gilbert and sullivan and the savoy -- 1/26/24

cocaine -- 1/25/24

gains in solar energy -1/24/24

genghis khan -- 1/23/24

the decision to issue greenbacks -- 1/22/24

the first oscars -- 1/19/24

ronald mcdonald and the hamburglar -- 1/18/24

the human genome project -- 1/17/24

the legendary lord kitchener --1/16/24

a half-mile-long painting -- 1/12/24

the myth of 10,000 hours -- 1/11/24

turtles even die slowly -- 1/10/24

the romans conquer sicily --1/9/24

america’s military draft -- 1/8/24

a dress that "shimmered like the scales of a serpent" -- 1/5/24

jumping the shark --1/5/24

t-rex -- 1/3/24

farmers versus merchants and bankers -- 1/2/24

the troubled background of hollywood's biggest star -- 12/29/23

trouble at yellowstone park -- 12/28/23

zora neale hurston, zombies, and haiti --12/27/23

the first contested presidential election -- 12/26/23

The timelessness of mozart --12/22/23

stress and colds -- 12/21/23

owls can hunt by sound --12/20/23

catholics against protestants -- 12/19/23

the misery of thomas jefferson -- 12/18/23