Tag Archives: Jews

Dad’s letters from Palestine – November, December 1946 and January 1947

It’s been a few weeks since I posted the last selection of my father’s letters from Palestine. Here are the latest set. Since then some sort of peace has broken out in Gaza between HamasĀ and Israel and the more vituperative … Continue reading

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Upcycling buildings: if only it was as easy with people

Luccia Gray posts some lovely pictures (amongst loads of other great stuff) but the one that caught my imagination recently was on the Mosque in Cordoba. Initially it was the pictures that got me; the quality of the light in … Continue reading

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