Daily Archives: November 24, 2017

Book Review: White Rage

White Rage:  The Unspoken Truth Of Our Racial Divide, by Carol Anderson It is perhaps not very sporting to say that I went into this book already knowing that I would probably deeply dislike it, but did as a sort … Continue reading

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La Hotel Espero: Chapter Seventeen: Part Two

When they arrived at the table Kate saw that the bellhop was carrying a large binder of information.  “Obviously, you don’t have time to read all of this, but these are the rules of this hotel.   Some of them won’t … Continue reading

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Book Review: Historical Atlas Of Central Europe

Historical Atlas Of Central Europe, by Paul Robert Magocsi Most people would not think to read an atlas like this one, but this is a book of which it has been said on one of the blurbs on the back … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Fabric Of America

The Fabric Of America:  How Our Borders And Boundaries Shaped The Country And Forged Our National Identity, by Andro Linklater I must admit that while there were aspects of this author’s approach that I didn’t particularly appreciate–like his assumption that … Continue reading

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