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Earth: Robinson Crusoe Island, South Pacific, home of a famous castaway.

This island's most famous resident, marooned here from 1704 to 1709, was not technically shipwrecked, and in fact stayed by choice--though he regretted it.

By |2016-02-02T20:30:26-08:00February 2nd, 2016|Earth, Haunted Places|0 Comments

“Mysterious Tales of the New England Coast”: The fate of the S.S. President. And wine!

What happened to the President, a steamship that vanished in 1841? And what wine should I drink while telling you about it?

By |2015-06-17T20:30:00-08:00June 17th, 2015|Books, History, Wine|8 Comments