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Foot Binding
Boosting Your Confidence Through Men’s Footwear

Men’s fashion has evolved significantly over recent years. Here’s a look at some ways that men’s footwear is changing for the better as well some ideas about how to make more fashionable, expressive, and comfortable shoe choices.


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Tattooing
Inside the World's Only Surviving Tattoo Shop For Medieval Pi...

In Jerusalem’s Old City today, you can find a uniquely obscure historical relic—the sole surviving pilgrimage tattoo business, Razzouk Ink. It’s a place where ancient artifacts meet contemporary machines, rich history intersects with modern technology.…

Mythology
Polish Vampires: Bloody Truth behind Dark Myth

Typical of Slavic folklore, vampires and upiórs made their way into the popular culture and iconography of Polish Romanticism. The art-work is from th

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Esoteric & Occult
Circle in the Square: Studies in the Use of Gender in Kabbali...

This is a companion-volume to the same author's Along the Path: Studies Kabbalistic Myth, Symbolism and Hermeneutics (1995) and also to Through a Speculum that Shines: Vision and Imagination in Medieval Jewish Mysticism (1994). These are studies in Jew…

Alchemy
Ancient Alchemist: Nicolas Flamel

Nicolas Flamel 1330 - Paris, March 22, 1418 - was a successful French scrivener and manuscript-seller who developed a posthumous reputation as an alchemist due to his reputed work on the Philosopher's Stone.

According to the introduction to his w…