Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt. Set in spooky, captivating Savannah, Georgia, Midnight reads more like a novel than the fascinating true story it really is. Perfect read if youre a fans of books steeped in voodoo and sweet tea!
A strange alien pharaoh ~ This statue of the pre-dynastic period may be the first known depiction of a pharaoh. At the time of Nagada (the name of a discovery at the site of Upper Egypt), around 4000 BC? This statue was found in Gebelein, south of Luxor.
A pleurant (French) or "weeper" (in English) was a statue that was meant to mourn eternally at the grave of a loved one. Veiled woman photo by Irene Spadacin taken in Verano Monumental Cemetery, Rome, ITALY
On this day in the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York. Pictured, the Statue of Liberty photographed from a helicopter by LIFE photographer Margaret Bourke-White in See more photos of America from above here.