David McWilliams

David McWilliams Articles

Looking out to sea at the huge winter waves crashing upon the Cape Town shore, it’s hard to imagine what the first local tribesman thought when he saw, in the distance, Vasco De Gama’s tiny Portuguese ship sail round the Cape of Good Hope...
The Incas thought gold represented the glory of their sun god and referred to the precious metal as “Tears of the Sun.”