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Paul Preston
reviewed: The lives left behind on another Earth
Helena "Hel" Nash is a resident of New York City, only it's not her New York City. Her New York City has been irradiated into...
Famous Men Who Never Lived - K Chess
reviewed: Podcast #141 is up!
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The Landmark Julius Caesar: The Complete Works - Gaius Julius Caesar, Kurt A. Raaflaub
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"When we are collecting books, we are collecting happiness." - Vincent Starrett
text: "Us": A movie review
My wife and I saw Us last night and I'm still unpacking it. If you're unfamiliar with the movie, it's about a family who go t...
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If you read just one dystopian teen novel based on 'Les Misérables' make sure it's this one. No, but really, this turned out ...
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I'm upping this to three stars because she mentioned Barbara Hambly and The Little White Horse.But honesty, if you are talkin...
March 2019
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text: Reading progress update: I've read 46 out of 304 pages.
Perhaps surprisingly for someone who loves books and history, this may be the first book I have ever read about book history....
The Lost Gutenberg - Margaret Leslie Davis
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Haven't done one of these in a while. A consistent blogger I am not. This week's reading included a DNF'd Connections in De...
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March 2019
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So, if you are a Sherlock Holmes purist, this is not the book for you. For instance, if you are like my dad who believes the...
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Okay, so this is a series of government reports; therefore, to call it riveting reading would be incorrect. But it is importa...
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The epic fantasy ends about where you expect it to, but Kay throws in a few surprises that prove his story of light overcomin...
text: Reading progress update: I've read 127 out of 1024 pages.
There is a depressing familiarity to much of what Preston describes about Franco's drift towards opposing the Second Republic...
Franco: A Biography - Paul Preston
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