A.A.Milne the pacifist..

29th Apr 2013

A.A.Milne the pacifist Sometimes information pops up in unexpected places. Recent documents have just been released which show that the man who wrote Winnie the Pooh, A.A.Milne , was recruited by a secret propaganda unit during the First World War […]

Winnie The Pooh original name

17th Apr 2013

How this ‘silly old bear’ got his name is really fascinating.The origins of the name
Winnie the pooh is a story of a black bear cub,a soldier,a swan,a child and a
zoo.The name Winnie came about as follows.At the outset
of World War One a young Canadian officer named Harry Coleburn brought a cub
bear to London on his way to the French Front. When his regiment was leaving

Classic Winnie The Pooh prints.

16th Apr 2013

The classic and original Winnie the Pooh won’t be found on a video, in a movie, on a T-shirt or even on a lunchbox. Since 1987, the Classic Pooh and four of his best friends–Eeyore, Piglet, Kanga, and Tigger–have been living together in The New York Public Library.

Winnie the Pooh in Latin

15th Apr 2013

Winnie the Pooh in Latin I came across an interesting article about Winnie the Pooh recently and I thought I would share it with you. Around 1960 a Latin version of A.A.Milne’s book ‘Winnie the Pooh’ was published in the […]