Monthly Archives: May 2011

Westcott iPoint Manual Pencil Sharpener

I am not a fan of electric pencil sharpeners. I don’t like the idea of having to spend the money replacing batteries. Over the years, we’ve tried a number of manual pencil sharpeners with disappointing results. They “ate” the pencils, … Continue reading

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Mesopotamia @ The British Museum on-line

Finding good material on Mesopotamia proved to be a real challenge. There’s a fair amount of the usual dry history resources out there, but history in general, and the history of the Fertile Crescent is particular, is much too interesting … Continue reading

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