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  1. Detours

    Posted Dec 21st 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson New Jersey and its coastline play host to some striking creatures, including the black bear and the sperm whale. But none cuts more of a dash than a denizen that looks out at the ocean from the island of Absecon, part of the Atlantic City res ...

  2. Tadao Ando

    Posted Dec 05th 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Who is he? Tadao Ando, in Hong Kong recently for Business of Design Week, is the maverick architect loved by the likes of Giorgio Armani and Karl Lagerfeld. In a 2001 edition of The New York Times, Ando was described as 'the sexiest man ...

  3. An Awkward Truth

    Posted Mar 08th 2009, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... on Sydney Harbour in 1942. The Darwin raid featured briefly. Closely echoing the official Australian government view, Grose branded it an abject disaster, 'a shameful episode ...

  4. Follow the leader

    Posted Sep 14th 2008, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... administrator who takes a consensual, collegiate tack. McNeil describes stoicism as 'thoroughly rationalistic', anchored in arguments based on physics and 'natural law', which means ...

  5. Life and times of an empire bad-boy

    Posted Sep 28th 2003, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... these,' the keeper said, handing him two boxes containing Tinkler papers. What attracted Bickers was Tinkler's paradoxical nature - his mixture of charm and chill which makes Empire Made Me ...

  6. Turn of the tide

    Posted Nov 21st 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... through a gun sight'. Did he ever dream he was destined for fame? 'No. And, really, what sort of lunatic would expect that? It's a recipe for disaster in 55 kinds of ways.' ...

  7. BOOK (1610)

    Posted Nov 01st 2009, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson The Tempest William Shakespeare (New Folger Library) Like a modern, non-fiction thriller, this play- Shakespeare's last- starts with a bang. A thunderstorm orchestrated by the deposed sorcerer duke of Milan, Prospero, slams a ship. A fir ...

  8. Moody hues

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... Her natural flair for fung shui and love affair with the colour taupe are the trademarks of English designer Kelly Hoppen, who reveals all in her latest book, writes David Wilson ... conviction that the system was right deepened when she met what she calls a shamanic energy man who said she naturally understood the principles of harmony. Hoppen has never studied fung shui. ...



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