This year marks the 250th anniversary of the publication of Doctor Samuel Johnson’s famous dictionary – the work that pretty much defined the English language until the 20th Century. Doctor J. was a great writer and talker. Some of his famous quotes include “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life”, and “When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.” Johnson was well aware of contemporary energy matters, and provides some interesting defi
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