Thursday, August 27, 2009

Answer to Thought for Thursday

Answer: You might have guessed for writing Sherlock Holmes stories but that would have been too EZ. He was knighted in 1902 for writing a pamphlet in defense of British actions in the Boer War, entitled "The War in South Africa: Its Causes and Conduct."

1 comment:

MG Higgins said...

Huh. I didn't see the post this morning. NEVER would have guessed this.