Archive for June 2015

Parkour and Architecture

Jun 8th, 2015 | By

by Daniel Pavlovits In recent decades a new form of urban exercise and competitive sport has emerged, which bases itself upon the practitioner moving and finding their way through a built environment in a creative self-styled manner, often at speed. The movement is called Parkour, which takes its name from the French term parcours meaning course.

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An Oldie But A Goodie

Jun 3rd, 2015 | By

Mark Olly’s book about The Disappearing Ninth Legion is a fascinating read for lovers of Roman History. The Disappearing Ninth Legion┬áputs this mysterious Roman legion firmly back on the historic map. A great deal of fiction and conjecture has appeared in books, films, and on the internet, but this book draws on actual historical and

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