History

History

I’ve always been fascinated by the unexplained – ancient mysteries, alternative history, UFO’s, unexplained phenomena, conspiracy theories etc, etc. I blame my mother and Arthur C Clarke’s mysterious world. As a spotty youth, I worked [more…]

19th Century

Medicine – Part Eight

From around the 1750s the process known as the industrial revolution was taking shape. This brought new innovations and technologies, but also brought new challenges. The telegraph and railways expanded communications and transport. Improved production [more…]