Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... [read more]
Date: May 14th 2010
Final DaysI have now spent nearly a fortnight in three different places. Not only have they been different places, but they have presented quite different learning and growing experiences.
LondonMy son, Daniel lives in the heart of London, and I wanted to visit him, but not really to have to stay in an already crowded inner city flat. So I opted to stay with an old frien ... read more