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Needing to Trust What You Know

There comes a point in researching a book where you have to trust what you know. I’ve been reading, thinking, listening, experiencing, visiting, watching, facebooking, pinning and contemplating World War I for over a year now. I finally started keeping track on Pinterest of the material I’d examined. Ninety titles today, but still counting. My […]

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Pinterest and the Hunt for Research Information

Pinterest SEALs

I’ve discovered Pinterest as a new tool in my research toolbox. Like many, I didn’t pay it much mind when it first appeared on the social media scene. I had more pressing matters to seek out using my trusty pal Google. But when a friend posted the covers of her books on a Pinterest page, […]

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Random Facts I Learned in 2013

facts: A relaxing dog bed exercise

To round out 2013, I’m sharing random facts I discovered this year. Feel free to chime in! Historical *Once put into motion, it was physically impossible to recall the Russian call up of reservists–thus World War I *Lawrence of Arabia was illegitimate, as were his four brothers. *Biddy Chambers was nearly deaf in her left ear *The […]

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