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ISLANDS Interesting People … (No. 60)

Brecqhou is open now! If you find it somewhere on the globeThey are identical twin brothers and very British, even excentric. Their names: Sir Frederick and Sir David Barclay. Born on October 27, 1934 into a poor family. And now owners of the posh Hotel Ritz in London, the influential newspaper Daily Telegraph, the mighty Bank of Scotland and … Continue reading »

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CHURCHES I Got A Strange Message … (No. 29)

You want to see a lot of god’s houses? Fly to Samoa!I had no idea that the south pacific islanders of Samoa were flooded by missionaries of all religious kinds in the 19th century and have to live now with more churches (per capita) than any other nation on earth. Roland told me, a German … Continue reading »

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