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A Book to Read and Love: Roman Farm Management - Marcus Porcius Cato

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A short summary of Roman Farm Management: Old Marcus Cato had a farm...

Questions to ponder while reading Roman Farm Management: Can we learn from the past?
Do you garden?
My thoughts about Roman Farm Management: I learned that Roman farms were well staffed and enslaved.
I learned that the basics of horticulture haven't changed much.
I learned I should plant lupines with corn.


A Book to Read and Love: Agamemnon - Aeschylus

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A short summary of Agamemnon: The tale of the Great Agamemnon, king and conqueror. (Spoiler: Karma gets involved)

Questions to ponder while reading Agamemnon: Can you get justice through revenge?
Can a family be cursed?
My thoughts about Agamemnon: Another perspective on the Trojan saga.
A must-read for history/mythology lovers.
Ancient literature at its finest.