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William Slater

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William, Slater, MD, anesthesiologist of thirty-five years, spent eighteen years living along Lake Michigan's shore. He loves sailing, scuba diving, wide-open spaces, his Harley, reading, writing, mathematics, and his Martin-D41. He and his wife have three boys, triplet girls, and a dog named Lucky.

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Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt
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Inventing Freedom by Daniel Hannan
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The Biography of a Tree by James P. Jackson
The Biography of a Tree
by James P. Jackson
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This is the acorn to rotting hulk story of a white oak forest giant. If you love the Missouri Ozarks, and are not afraid of learning in an unobtrusive way, the many interrelated ecological factors that effect the life of one of our most important for...more
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Clarence Darrow by John A. Farrell
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I looked forward to reading this biography on my Kindle. I remember being told about Loeb and Leopold when I was a teenager (but can't imagine why), and having made a living in the biological science field, I knew the Scopes trial would be an importa...more
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The One World Schoolhouse by Salman Khan
The One World Schoolhouse
by Salman Khan
read in November, 2012
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Millions of people are learning, or relearning subjects on Salman Khan's khanacademy.org. In his new book, which I have read in the eBook addition, he tells the story of how that amazing learning tool evolved from his online math tutoring of his niec...more
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The Tenderness of Wolves by Stef Penney
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Willie Mays by James S. Hirsch
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If you love baseball, if you love America (but then I repeat myself) you will love this book. I learned about one of our greatest athletes and about the America in which he lived: Alabama in the 30s up through a new America in the 90s. "Say Hey" Will...more
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