EPD: Duels And Ordeals

There are two chapters remaining in Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds. ┬áThis one is a relatively long chapter, and pertains to duels and ordeals. ┬áMackay, naturally, is opposed to dueling as a way of solving problems, considering it something animals do but civilized people don't. A while back, I brought up Pete…