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THE LEGEND OF CLEOPATRA

  “This is the riveting story of Egypt’s last and greatest queen … creating a vivid portrait of an unforgettable woman who thrived and triumphed in a world ruled by men.” – Publishers Weekly

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CLEOPATRA, QUEEN OF SPIN

Spin doctor: (informal)  a person who provides a favourable slant to an item of news, potentially unpopular policy, etc, esp on behalf of a political personality or party (Collins English dictionary) The phrase ‘spin doctor’ came into common usage during … Continue reading

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THE YEAR WITH THREE NOVEMBERS

Today, February 29, is a date that occurs only every four years, and is called a leap day. This day is added to the calendar in leap years as a corrective measure, because the earth does not orbit around the … Continue reading

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CLEOPATRA, LOOKIN AT YA

If it wasn’t all true, it would be hard to believe; thirty years before Jesus, an eighteen year old princess tried to take over the world? Outrageous. But that’s what happened. She was the seventh Ptolemaic Queen Cleopatra but really … Continue reading

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