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CHURCHES A Story Of Glory … (No. 50)

You have probably been there but nobody told you. I do here. When you enter the papal basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, you are struck by the sight of the ceiling: very high, very ugly and so richly gilded that you can’t imagine they used real gold. But they did! And the gold came a … Weiterlesen »

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MEDIA A Conversation Piece … (No. 40)

It’s not easy to find out because it’s a story like with the telephone or the airplane: Suddenly dozens of nation present a gentlemen who was the first to speak over the wire or fly with a machine. The first trace of a publication you could call a „newspaper“ was published 1493 in Spain to … Weiterlesen »

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