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Il Censore

Mi è capitato di dare un'occhiata all'articolo su <i>Avvenire.it</i> «La fede non contrasta con la storia, ma la sostiene», a firma di Pier Giorgio Liverani …

Margini in/versi

<i>Esempi</i><p>Anima, sii come il pino:<p>che tutto l’inverno distende<p>nella bianca aria vuota<p>le sue braccia fiorenti<p>e non cede, non cede,<p>nemmeno se il …

Wolf Hall and medieval civil war

Peter Kosminsky, director of the upcoming dramatisation of Wolf Hall, gives an insight into the series, while David Crouch describes a 12th-century …

North Korea Insults Obama, Blames U.S. For Internet Outages

North Korea on Saturday accused the U.S. of shutting down internet service to the country in retaliation for its alleged hacking attack on Sony, and referred to President Barack Obama as "a monkey" in blaming him for the release of "The Interview."<p>An unnamed spokesman for the Policy Department of …

Seattle FoodShed on Twitter: "Cool as a Cucumber Tarragon Gin & Tonic w/gin from @dryflydistiller #cocktail #recipe #yum http://t.co/c0JdWpValU http://t.co/0eBMRaQK3w"

Grilled Salmon with Thai Lemongrass-Coconut Sauce

• Combine all sauce ingredients together in a food processor or blender. Blitz well create a delicious lemony sauce. (If you don't have a food …

Recipes

Pan-Seared Salmon with Pumpkin Seed-Cilantro Pesto

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>November 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 1/2 teaspoons tsp. plus 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>1/2 cup shelled pumpkin seeds (pepitas)<p>1/2 cup (firmly packed) cilantro leaves and stems<p>1/2 teaspoon cracked coriander seeds<p>1/2 garlic clove, coarsely chopped<p>1 …

Foil Roasted Salmon with an Aromatic Jus Recipe on Food52

• 1 large leek (you can substitute green garlic or spring onions)<br>• 1 large shallot, sliced (you can substitute onion)<br>• 1 garlic clove, sliced thinly<br>• 4-6 fresh tarragon or thyme stems (you can substitute your herb of choice)<br>• 2 bay leaves<br>• 2-3 pounds salmon filet<br>• salt and pepper<br>• Extra virgin olive oil<br>• 1 cup white …

St. Patrick's Bad Analogies

11 Carving an Ionic Capital

6 Carving the Column of Trajan

hadrian6:

The statue of Zeus at Olympia. engraving.

sashastergiou:

Shortly After Exhumation on the Acropolis. The Calf-Bearer and the Kritios Boy . Unknown Artist. Ca. 1865. Albumen silver print from glass negative.

The Entry of Mahomet II into Constantinople (1876), Benjamin Constant

<i>The Entry of Mahomet II into Constantinople</i> (1876), Benjamin Constant

Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation's Treasures from the Nazis

• <b>Author:</b> Robert M. Edsel<p>From the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Monuments Men<p>"An astonishing account of a little-known American effort to save Italy's…art during World War II."—Tom Brokaw<br>When Hitler’s armies occupied Italy in 1943, they also seized control of mankind’s greatest …

Machiavelli: Philosophy In An Hour

Niccolò Machiavelli’s name sends a shiver down the spine. More than 350 years after his death it remains almost synonymous with evil. Yet Machiavelli …

Iraq’s Arch of Ctesiphon Will Be Restored

MADAIN, IRAQ—The Arch of Ctesiphon, the world’s largest brick-built arch and a major tourist attraction, will be restored by a Czech company. Last …

Distorting Madonna in Medieval Art

<b>Distorting Madonna in Medieval Art</b><p>Created by James Earle, Adrian Garcia, Allison Dressler Kramer and Evan Sussman<p>TEDEducation Video, 2013<p>After Rome …

Many Motives: Geoffrey of Monmouth and the Reasons For His Falsification of History

<b>Many Motives: Geoffrey of Monmouth and the Reasons For His Falsification of History</b><p>Berthold, John J.<p><i>History B.A. Theses, University of Wisconsin Eau</i> …