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Real life stories

Genealogy may sound like it offers all the romance of a hospital waiting room, but most people prefer to see it as the most exciting real life story of all; their own. Not only is tracing your family tree packed with wonderful characters, but rattling around the attics of history dusts off ancestral skeletons, misguided […]

Show me the Monet! The art market bounces back

After the fairytale boom came the 2008 bust and everyone lived unhappily ever after. Even worse, art was being packed away with the other distressed assets – the yachts, the condos and the ruined reputations – and sold to clear debts. Really, there were some times last year when the art market was about as […]