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Review: The World of Department Stores by Jan Whitaker

FTC Disclaimer: The book was provided by the publisher for review. All opinions are my own. It seems fitting that The World of Department Stores was released this month, for the Christmas season is both indelibly tied to the department store and created by it. In this book, Whitaker explores exactly how the department store …

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Friday Reads: 1900s Lady by Kate Caffrey

Fortunately for me, my main library carried a small but excellent cache of books on Edwardian England, which enabled me to delve into the era at no cost. 1900s Lady, also known as The Edwardian Lady, was one of the first books I picked up when I began to research the Edwardian era, and though …

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Friday Reads: The Edwardian Farm

FTC Disclosure: The good people at Shire Books posted this book for a possible review. I find Shire Publications a treasure trove for history buffs. Whenever I acquire a title, I am always by the amount of information and visual aids included in each release because the authors distill the most amazing topics into a …

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