With all of its little tidbits and small wonders. Also big scale wonders. They’re amazing too.
If you find a proper storyteller, history of this world can be, quite frankly, the greatest story you’ve ever read. I’d suggest E.H. Gombrich’s A Little History of the World. It has its shortcomings, and might be a bit biased, but its storytelling is terrific. Made history suddenly awesome.
School. Exams. Finals. Whichever you want to cal it, means I will probably not be able to blog more for about a week. Gombrich’s Little History is a big help in studying.