Archive - Jun 25, 2010 - Story

Medieval leatherworking list created on Yahoo Groups

Thomas von Holthausen reports that a discussion list for medieval leatherworkers is available on Yahoo Groups.

Border Skirmish photos online

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares photos and memories from Border Skirmish which took place recently in the Kingdom of Northshield.

"Horrible Histories" author calls historians horrible

Terry Deary's Horrible Histories series appeals to schoolchildren by including disgusting and true historical details, such as the purpose of the Roman vomitorium. But the author finds modern historians even more nauseating than the Romans.

Galleon San Salvador to be rebuilt in San Diego

The Maritime Museum of San Diego is planning to build a replica of explorer Juan Cabrillo's ship, the San Salvador. The San Salvador was the first European expedition to the area, exploring San Diego Bay in 1542.