Shell GamesMark Hutchinson
The surprising and somewhat torturous etymology behind the English words for tortoises, turtles and terrapins.
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Studying Australian history often feels more like uncovering some sprawling conspiracy. Buried underneath all the accounts of white explorers, convicts, bushrangers, miners and diggers is a vast bedrock of black history. The more you dig the more connections you find but the full story always seems to remain hidden.