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Palestinian Walks...
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Stuart Stuart said: "Looking forward to quality time this coming week with this one. He's a Palestinian lawyer who likes to walk. In Palestine. Now. I can only imagine how this might be like trying to walk across Madonna's English country estates. "

 
The Second World:...
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Stuart Stuart said: "Saw him interviewed on Charlie Rose's show. Sucked me in. "

 
Ordinary Wolves
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Eat, Memory by Amanda Hesser
" (With apologies to my dad, who generously gifted me this promising book!) Some of these essays stand nicely on their own but many are forgettable, and as a collection this is a waste of paper. A transparent attempt to milk some extra money out of... " Read more of this review »
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The Business of Books by André Schiffrin
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Always was wondering just how corporate buyouts really were changing what I had access to as a reader. Well, here's the insider who has told it all. Awfully personal, awfully insiderish, but awfully clear-eyed about the corporate, bottom-line, best s...more
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Palestinian Walks by Raja Shehadeh
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Looking forward to quality time this coming week with this one. He's a Palestinian lawyer who likes to walk. In Palestine. Now. I can only imagine how this might be like trying to walk across Madonna's English country estates.
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The Southern Gates of Arabia by Freya Stark
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Later writers have snide things to say about her, but which other woman was riding about without a man to protect her in the back country east of Yemen back in the 1930's. And, she is a literate writer. Thus the 4 stars.

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A Stranger Among Us by Stacy Bierlein
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Looking forward to hearing first-person enculturation stories.
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