Daily Archives: November 20, 2015

The Delicate Tension Of Institutional Continuity And Change

Often, I find in my life that widely disparate aspects show the same patterns and tendencies that draw my attention to matters that are unusual and distinctive. For example, yesterday I read a book that dealt with the military history … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fighting For Paradise

Fighting For Paradise: A Military History Of The Pacific Northwest, by Kurt R. Nelson The author, a local criminal justice professor at one of the Portland area’s community college systems, writes this one-volume military history of the Pacific Northwest with … Continue reading

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