Queen's Quarterly

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Excerpts from Fall 2020

Thanks to Columbus

By W. George Lovell

Turkeys, corn, squash, and a host of other domesticates form part of what Alfred W. Crosby famously coined the “Columbian Exchange” – transfers between the New World and the Old of plants and animals neither had known before.

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Good People

By James Carson

And so it was a balm in those trying times that routine had begun to lower its benignant hand over Mrs Jefferson Davis, Varina to her friends, Winnie alone to her father and husband, and her children and her people.

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