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2012-10-03 23:01:08

Harry Turtledove (“The Master of Alternate History”) and Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (“SFWA”) Grand Master Robert Silverberg are releasing their latest works through Phoenix Pick, the science fiction and fantasy imprint of Arc Manor, a Maryland-based small press publisher primarily using Print-On-Demand technology. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) October 02, 2012 Harry Turtledove and Robert Silverberg, two award-winning authors, are releasing their latest...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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