Most Americans know something about Thomas Jefferson. He was President, founder of the University of Virginia, a huge influence on […]
Greg's Business HistoryUltimately, a real understanding of history means that we face nothing new under the sun.” – James Mattis...I created this blog to share things from history that I find interesting, amusing, informative, weird and otherwise worth knowing about. It will include nature, history, business, oddities and history that has been swept under the rug. I learn from history by writing about it; if you read it, even better. If you have any questions or comments about the content, please let me know..
Philip the Arabian, Roman Emperor
Marcus Julius Philipus (204-249) was Emperor of Rome from 244 to 249 CE. Better known as Philip the Arabian, he […]
Mocha Dick, the Real White Whale
Most people interested in American literature will have heard about Merman Melville’s book about the white whale, Moby Dick. Many […]