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The Blue Hammer
Ross Macdonald
Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life
Diarmaid MacCulloch
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November 2018
reviewed: Smug as f***
Yesterday the 2018 National Book Awards were announced, and among the winners was Jeffrey Stewart for his biography of Alain ...
The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke - Jeffrey C. Stewart
text: End-of-the-year book musings
With Thanksgivings calorie-o-rama just around the corner, my thoughts are increasingly dominated by the holiday season. Over ...
On one hand, the nature writing in this book is wonderful. The story is basically what happens in a town after a young girl ...
Jorge Ruiz is bigger than most of his classmates, but he uses his powers for good and helps keep the peace in the halls of Be...
This is proving to be much more of a challenge. The story is good, the characters solid, but I probably shouldn't be irritate...
It arrived. That is, I finally made it to the Post Office to pick it up. Thank you so much Markk!
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November 2018
reviewed: Podcast #124 is up!
The Coming of Democracy: Presidential Campaigning in the Age of Jackson - Mark R. Cheathem
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November 2018
text: Oh, crap!
Today I began reading Diarmaid MacCulloch's new biography of Thomas Cromwell. It's a book to which I had been looking forward...
Woman Suffrage and Citizenship in the Midwest, 1870–1920 - Sara Egge
reviewed: What is fascism?
Over the past few years, the word "fascist" has been deployed increasingly to describe modern-day political movements in the ...
The Anatomy of Fascism - Robert O. Paxton
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Sorry I've been absent the last several days. I'm using the Dia de los Muertos book task to further my Nancy Drew Project, an...
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November 2018
text: Reading progress update: I've read 37 out of 585 pages.
I'm DNF-ing this and returning it to the library after I do some cataloging work with it. It's not a bad book, just one that ...
George Henry Thomas: As True As Steel - Brian Steel Wills