Crossover ephemera

14 07 2012

True or false, they have a human value, which, meaningless though it may be to an economist, is important to the historian.

—C.V. Wedgewood, The Thirty Years War, on the horrors of the war

(Since I plan to use this bit again, it’s not, strictly speaking, ephemera, but the quote did “float up” and off the page.)