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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values
by Robert M. Pirsig
recommended to George by: no one, thankfully
recommended for: students of bad thinking and writing
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Zzzz... and the Art of Clothes-less Emperors. There is nothing good to say about this book. The only good I derived from reading it in its entirety is that of a horrified witness to the cultural crisis that accounts for its success/popularity.
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig
" A book for morons, written by a mentally damaged man.
Possibly child abuse involved as well.



As with Ayn Rand, some people mistakenly think this is a
philosophy book. I realize many people read this book in
college -- it's a time to experiment and mak... " Read more of this review »
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig
" Preachy, self-congratulatory hogwash. The worst part is that his message could be a good one: "self-sufficiency is the key to personal empowerment". Anybody that's ever met me knows that I'm a poster child of that ethos. Pirsig manages to ruin a g... " Read more of this review »
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig
" I feel like Robert M. Pirsig has wronged me personally. "
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"Nadiya wrote: "I agree with your comments and assessment of the three parts of the book. I'm really struggling to finish it."

Me too. My determination...more
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Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
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Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
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Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
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