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Book Review: It Came From The Far Side

It Came From The Far Side, by Gary Larson It’s easy to appreciate the Far Side, and if you like what you have seen in Far side books, this short book provides plenty of what you’d be looking for from … Continue reading

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Book Review: Natural Disasters: Forest Fires

Natural Disasters: Forest Fires, by Luke Thompson Among all the books aimed at young readers regarding forest fires, this had the least amount of content involved in it, but it was interesting to see anyway how it was that so … Continue reading

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Book Review: Knowing Christ Today

Knowing Christ Today: Why We Can Trust Spiritual Knowledge, by Dallas Willard This is a book of Christian philosophy that is taken quite intentionally in the style of C.S. Lewis and other related thinkers who did not think it either … Continue reading

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When Banks Compete, You Win: A Gamer’s Tale

In one of the nation simulation games I play, there is a strange phenomenon going on that I thought would be worthwhile to discuss, as it demonstrates something of the nature of banking in the 19th century during the days … Continue reading

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Book Review: Atlas Of Human Migration

Atlas Of Human Migration, edited by Russell King This book was disappointing for a rather straightforward reason, and that is because the book contains far too much text where the author(s) seek to demonstrate their knowledge about the history of … Continue reading

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A Meditation On The Universality Of Slavery

Occasionally I find myself a witness to fascinating conversations and today while I had a moment to rest in between running various errands and preparing to head off to The Dalles (which I will be doing after I stop at … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Bad Catholic’s Guide To The Seven Deadly Sins

The Bad Catholic’s Guide To The Seven Deadly Sins, by John Zmirak Even without having a close background in the Thomist language of the seven deadly sins, the seven cardinal virtues, and then the seven neuroses, a lot of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sermon On The Mount

The Sermon On The Mount, by W.D. Davies My feelings about this particular book are somewhat complicated.  The author clearly knows a lot about the sermon on the mount and how it connects with various other parts of scripture as … Continue reading

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Book Review: Studies In The Sermon On The Mount

Studies In The Sermon On The Mount, by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones This book is technically the second volume of two dealing with Matthew 5-7, and this book covers Matthew 6-7.  I was very pleasantly surprised by this book.  The author, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Pure Logistics

Pure Logistics, by George C. Thorpe This book had an interesting story.  Written in the early 20th century by a Marine thinker, the book was nearly entirely forgotten, in large part because no one cared about logistics and the book … Continue reading

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