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Book Review: Rates Of Wages And Hours Of Labor In Steam And Electric Railway Service In Massachusetts

Rates Of Wages And Hours Of Labor In Steam And Electric Railway Service In Massachusetts, by the Massachusetts Bureau of Statistics In reading a book like this, which consists of statistical tables about wages for railroad jobs in Massachusetts in … Continue reading

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Book Review: The 2017 Power Of Capitalism

The 2017 Power Of Capitalism, by Mark Bailey [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Author’s Den.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I have read a great many books that are contenders for the worst book … Continue reading

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Book Review: Lower California

Lower California, by the Lower California Company Among the dirty little secrets of American history is the role of land speculation in the growth of America [1].  All the way back to colonial times, the lure of land speculation was … Continue reading

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Book Review: Authors Digital Enterprise

Authors Digital Enterprise, by Maini Chaudhri [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Author’s Den.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I found it somewhat difficult to fully appreciate this book.  The author is not particularly proficient … Continue reading

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Book Review: Billion-Dollar Ball

Billion-Dollar Ball:  A Journey Through The Big-Money Culture Of College Football, by Gilbert M. Gaul I found in reading this book that while I appreciated the author’s wit, the author’s politics had a clear negative side for me.  A great … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Potential Principle

The Potential Principle, by Mark Sanborn [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Nelson Books.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] While it is not too uncommon to encounter self-help books that seek to encourage the reader … Continue reading

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Tales From The Crypt

When I was growing up, a popular series of comics ended up in a groundbreaking horror show called Tales From The Crypt that had a complicated rights structure that has, mercifully, prevented it so far from being rebooted.  The show … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Art Of The Book Launch Party

The Art Of The Book Launch Party, by Theresa Sopko [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BooksGoSocial.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] At some point some weeks ago–I cannot remember now exactly when–I downloaded this … Continue reading

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All You Needed To Do Was Ask

One time when I went to the Tacoma Weekend, I sang a song by the band Badfinger called “Come And Get It.”  Now, I happen to be quite a fan of Badfinger as a band [1].  The song “Come And … Continue reading

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It Sounds More Interesting When You Put It That Way

I tend to think that I live a fairly mundane life and that it would not be very exciting for anyone to follow me around and investigate my activities.  I work staring at a computer all day, mostly moving data … Continue reading

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