America's Cultural Rebels
A book on artistic avant-gardes and the rise of countercultures by Roy Kotynek and John Cohassey with selected excerpts and preface
History and Technology.
An experiment in historical interpretation, combining a review of modern technologies, discussion of their chronological context, and societal implications.
MR Bloch Salt Archive
The influence on the development of ancient civilizations (1000 BCE) to the Industrial Revolution.
Goals, chronology, stories, internet radio, and links.
The Silkroad Foundation
Privately funded non-profit organization, established to promote the study and preservation of cultures and art on Inner Asia and the Silk Road. Extensive library of articles, lectures and studies. Links to related sites.
Weaving: Art and Lore
Examines cross-cultural weaving, cosmic webs, spinning, spindles, fabrics, and ethnic costume; it also explores Grandmother Spider Woman, Rumpelstiltskin, Sleeping Beauty, and other myths and fairytales on weaving from around the world.