Connie Willis' award-winning sci-fi novel 'Doomsday Book' is one of the few time travel stories (that I know of, anyways) where a female perspective forms the core of the drama. Is it worth the read?
A few days ago, a headline popped up on my phone stating that the average American works more hours per year than medieval peasants did. Is that really true?
You might have heard of a certain book that is trending right now: 'Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind', by Yuval Noah Harari. But I doubt you've heard of another book by the same author: 'Special Operations in the Age of Chivalry'.