I hadn't forgotten about my bookcase series. You don't get off that easily.
This shelf may be small, but it contains one of my all-time favourite books: Amsterdamse Kroegen Encyclopedie (Amsterdam Pub Encyclopedia). My guide to Amsterdam pubs can only ever aspire to being the second best. Amsterdamse Kroegen Encyclopedie gives full details of all 1,278 pubs in Amsterdam. A remarkable achievement that could well never be repeated.
Who Else Misses Georgian Mass Drinking Events? - A year ago, we read about certain Georgian era drinking habits of the early decades of the colony of Upper Canada - what is now Ontario. It includes my f...
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