Borne Back Daily.
8 September 2015
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By tradition this is reckoned to have been his fifty-second birthday. It is also the day on which Miguel de Cervantes died. The concatenation of these dates prompted the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
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AC , the Duchess of Death, produced eighty books, including sixty-six novels and detective fictions, and fourteen of short stories as well as poetry and suspense drama. At the height of her career she...
She had already, in 1964, been awarded the Italian Etna-Taormina Prize, and had travelled to Sicily to collect it.
UNESCO declared that 1989, the centenary of her birth, should be known as the Year...
Feinstein, Elaine. Anna of all the Russias: The Life of Anna Akhmatova. Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2005.
He had led the Sino-British Cultural Association since 1944 and was now newly appointed as Chinese representative to UNESCO . In this capacity he spent his time in both London and Paris.
Welland, Sasha Su-Ling. A Thousand Miles of Dreams: The Journeys of Two Chinese Sisters. Rowman & Littlefield, 2006.