the5thlineproject

Day 380 January 15, 2010

In 5th line on January 15, 2010 at 8:22 am

“Bernier smiled wryly as he watched Hindus gathering en masse to bathe in sacred rivers, banging on cymbals and using incantations to ward off the evil influence of an eclipse.”~~The Bloodless Revolution: A Cultural History of Vegetarianism From 1600 to Modern Times by Tristram Stuart

The social history of vegetarianism, from Jane Austen to Adolf Hitler. Interesting!

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