David Bunch

David Bunch

I love going to the gym, and I repair boats for a living.

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Spiders In The Garden

Watching for their prey in the centre of a radiating geometrical snare, we often find the garden spiders. The beauty of their vertical orb-webs and the large size of these strikingly marked creatures always attract our attention during summer strolls.

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The Grapes Of John Burroughs

It is said of the Naturalist John Burroughs that he never had to work very hard – but then nor did he seem to work very hard in his writing: just expressing his ideas simply and clearly and not painstakingly working his material over.

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At Home With Mr. Burroughs

Youth still peered out at me in spite of his crowning thatch of silvery hair when I first met John Burroughs in 1904. As we walked together on our way to his rustic little house in the woods called "Slab-sides,"

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Jack & Jill The Vulture Twins

Probably this story of Jack and Jill, the Vulture Twins, would never have been written, if Betsy, Farmer Parsons' old brindle cow, had not refused to come up from the woods one night. But she wouldn't come, so Farmer Parsons had to go down after her.

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What exactly is a anchovy

An anchovy is a fish that is closely related to the herring. It is thin, and silvery in colour.

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What is ancestor worship

In some religions, people worship the spirits of those who have lived in the past, their ancestors. These ancestors may have been members of a family, of a tribe, or of a nation.

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All about Andalusia

Andalusia is the name of the most southern part of Spain. There are eight provinces or states in modern Andalusia.

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Who exactly is Hans Christian Andersen?

Hans Christian Andersen was a great writer of fairy tales. His life was like one of his own stories, with sadness and humour and a happy ending—just what happened to the ugly duckling that turned out to be a swan.

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Who is Anderson

There have been several famous Americans named Anderson. In recent years, the outstanding one has been Marian Anderson, a singer.

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Where is Andes?

The Andes are great mountains of South America. They run from the northern to the southern end of the continent, along its Pacific coast. The total length of the Andes chain of mountains is more than 4,000 miles.

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How the people are governed in Andorra

In the time of the great emperor Charlemagne, more than a thousand years ago, the Andorrans helped him fight the Moors, the Mohammedan people from North Africa who were trying to invade France. As a reward Charlemagne allowed the Andorrans to govern themselves.

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What excatly is Anemia?

Anaemia is the name doctors give to a sickness caused by poor blood. (It is also spelled anaemia.) A person with anaemia has no colour in his cheeks, and becomes tired very easily. Our blood is made up of several important things (see the article on blood).

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The people who live in Andorra

The people of Andorra are of Spanish ancestry, and speak a dialect of the Spanish language. They also speak French and regular Spanish

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Who is Andre John Major

John Andre of the British army is remembered by us chiefly because he was hanged as a spy during the Revolutionary War. It is a rule of warfare that a spy is put to death if he is caught.

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Who is Saint Andrew?

St. Andrew was the first disciple of Jesus, as told in the New Testament (Matthew 4:18 and John 1:40, and in many other parts of the Gospels).

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