Mar. 31, 1996
The Market Economy
Today's reading: "The Market Economy" by Marge Piercy from CIRCLES ON THE WATER, published by Aflred A. Knopf.
In 1492, as part of the Spanish Inquisition, many Jews fled to North Africa.
It's the birthday of philosopher Rene Descartes, born in 1809.
Edward Fitzgerald was born in 1809.
German chemist Robert Bunsen was born in 1811.
In 1858, Hyman Lipman received a patent for the first pencil with an eraser.
Author John Fowles (French Lieutenant's Woman) born in 1926.
Poet Octavio Paz was born in 1914.
It's the birthday of poet Marge Piercy.
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