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Martin Ford is a Silicon Valley software engineer who worries about what Mr. and Ms. Jetson of the future will do for a job. As I recall, Mr. Jetson spent two hours a day pushing buttons at the factory, and in exchange earned enough to support a nice...more
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The Psychopath Inside by James Fallon
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Goodbye to All That by Robert Graves
Goodbye to All That
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Goodbye to All That is one of the most famous battle memoirs of the First World War. The author, Robert Graves, was 19 years old and newly graduated from his British school, and volunteered for officer training within days of the outbreak of war. He...more
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Mission to Paris by Alan Furst
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Entertaining novel about European emigres in Paris in 1938, pitted against Nazis and the class of Frenchmen that would come to be known as les collaborateurs. Furst is good at evoking the times and their strange politics.
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"The Centurions Vs The Hydra" by Major Philippe H. Gennequin
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This would have been a much better book if the author, Major Gennequin, had taken the trouble to get a decent editor who could have corrected his many, many non-idiomatic usages of English. This book was clearly published on a tight budget.

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Compelling People by John Neffinger
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This is a book with the simple thesis that there are two qualities that make people "compelling" to other people: warmth and strength. The challenges are that you have to actually be / feel those two traits and you have to know how to express them. N...more
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The Fall of the House of Dixie by Bruce Levine
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In 1859, Robert E. Lee, who was to become the greatest general on the Confederate side of the Civil War, recaptured three of his slaves -- a man and two women -- who had escaped to Maryland from his Arlington plantation in Virginia. They were brought...more
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