Asked in Europe
Why was Hammerfest the first town to have streetlights in Europe?
Hammer fest was the 1st town in Europe to have streetlights because at some times of the year it would be in darkness for 24 hours!! ...
Asked in Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
What does Mrs Gardiner suggest as a diversion for Jane in the pride in prejudice?
A trip to town (by "town" meaning London, of course). She will stay with her aunt and uncle during the Season (the social season = the ball, party, opera and theatre season = each winter). ...