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An Inquiry into the Nature & Causes of the Wealth of Nations,... by Adam Smith
An Inquiry into the Nature & Causes of the Wealth of Nations, 3 Vols
by Adam Smith
recommended for: American history or anything to do with Britain or British colonies.
read in April, 2009
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I am taking up this classic without any formal economics background. Yet I find that what I have read is easy to read and sensible. I am reading more than one book at a time, but I find that I can go back to Wealth of Nations without struggling to fi ...more
Tim made a comment on his review of The Assassins
The Assassins by Bernard Lewis
" Thanks, I have found the correct information and made the change. Not son but "one of the earliest and most respected converts." "
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The Assassins by Bernard Lewis
The Assassins
by Bernard Lewis
read in July, 2008
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A few quick facts: When the Prophet died he left no direction for the succession of his leadership. It fell to Abu Bakr -- the first Caliph, "one of the earliest and most respected converts" p. 23. Some followers felt that Ali, cousin of the Prophet ...more
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Geometry For Dummies by Mark  Ryan
Geometry For Dummies
by Mark Ryan
read in December, 2009
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Letters of a West African Trader by Grace, Edward
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Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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Tim is on page 87 of 921 of An Inquiry into the Nature & Causes of the Wealth of Nations, 3 Vols: When the law prohibits interest altogether, it does not prevent it.
An Inquiry into the Nature & Causes of the Wealth of Nations,... by Adam Smith
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Religion and Science by Ian G. Barbour
Religion and Science
by Ian G. Barbour
read in April, 2009
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