Two essays: Ten-Minute History of the World, and Queen Guinevere’s Rules

These started as talks given extemporaneously to human-rights groups. The Ten-Minute History is an attempt to answer the question as to whether things are really better or worse than in the past, whether they will ultimately get better, whether there is point in our struggle—what the curve of history is.

Queen Guinevere’s Rules are much simpler: they are a very friendly substitute for such structures as Robert’s Rules of Order in running meetings such as those of Amnesty groups.

As with Think Like a Mother, proceeds will go to Amnesty International.

5½ x 8½ in., 24 pages. 1996; reprinted 1997, 2002, 2004; new edition 2013 with added section. ISBN 978-0-934546-65-2.