Monthly Archive: December 2020

Five Things to Know About Ada Lovelace

The “Countess of Computing” didn’t just create the world’s first computer program—she foresaw a digital future. The Countess of Computing was the daughter of the Princess of Parallelograms. (Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain) – By Erin Blakemore SmithsonianMag.Com 2016 Oct 11 – It’s Ada Lovelace …

Is There Anything Left to Learn about Hitler?

Reviewed: Hitler: Downfall 1939-1945 by Volker Ullrich (Trans. Jefferson Chase, Alfred A. Knopf, 2020) – by James Thornton Harris 2020 Dec 06 – James Thornton Harris is a contributing editor to the History News Network. For more information see www.JamesThorntonHarris.com. – Is there anything new we …