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50/50: 50 book reviews, 50 words each – #1 – The Postman Always Rings Twice

Between now and 2012’s end, I’ve pledged (to myself? to the library gods?) to read 50 books, and to do a series of 50-word book reviews for each title, dubbed “50/50.” This is the first. Hope you enjoy. The next … Continue reading

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Spectrum Culture book reviews: The Origins of Political Order by Francis Fukuyama; Something to Say by Richard Klin

Book reviews: love to do ’em, but they take about 10,000x the effort of a music, film or concert review, so I don’t do them often enough. Here’s two recent ones from yours, truly. First is Francis Fukuyama’s “The Origins … Continue reading

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Spectrum Culture book review: Physics of the Future by Michio Kaku

The full title for this one is “Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100.” An enjoyable, broad read. Capitalizing on the runaway success of his last book on the … Continue reading

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