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The Hidden Shrine Of Tamoachan by Harold Johnson
The Hidden Shrine Of Tamoachan (Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Module C1)
by Harold Johnson
recommended for: old school gamers, gaming historians, D&D fans
read in January, 1983
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I have owned this module for something like thirty years now, and not only have I never played it, so far as I can tell I never even read through the whole thing. It’s not the sort of adventure I like. Rather than an opportunity for role-playing in a ...more
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Siege by James Mason
Siege: The Collected Writings of James Mason
by James Mason
recommended to Michael by: Steve Schultz
recommended for: Political Scientists, Scholars of Fascism, Revolutionaries
read in January, 1996
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A benefit of studying extremism is understanding the limits of thought within a given society. At some point, it becomes impossible to go further from the mainstream without devolving into absurdity and self-parody. All cultures have an “outer limit, ...more
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Man in the Empty Suit by Sean Ferrell
Man in the Empty Suit
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Das Schloss by Franz Kafka
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The Big Midweek by Steve  Hanley
"I have to admit I've not read many musical biographies, but this is easily among the best I have read. The Fall was full of dysfunction since many of its initiators broke from its experimental heading, and many more were driven away by Mark's abus..." Read more of this review »
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Scorpion Swamp by Steve Jackson
Scorpion Swamp (Fighting Fantasy No 8)
by Steve Jackson
recommended to Michael by: Serendipity
recommended for: role playing gamers, fantasy fans, young adults
read in January, 1986
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This is the eighth book in the excellent “Fighting Fantasy Gamebook” series. This series combined the typical “Choose-Your-Own-Adventure” format with some simple combat rules from Role Playing to create solo adventures that were challenging and inter ...more
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Gendering Labor History by Alice Kessler-Harris
Gendering Labor History
by Alice Kessler-Harris
recommended to Michael by: Karen Hagemann
recommended for: labor historians, gender historians, feminists
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Scorpion Swamp by Steve   Jackson
"Written by the other Steve Jackson
21 June 2012

Well, there a couple of things that I must mention and the first is that I have suddenly discovered that there are two Steve Jackson in the gaming industry. Initially I always through that the Steve J..." Read more of this review »
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Gendering Labor History by Alice Kessler-Harris
Gendering Labor History
by Alice Kessler-Harris
recommended to Michael by: Karen Hagemann
recommended for: labor historians, gender historians, feminists
read in January, 2008
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I read this book not long after it came out, as part of a seminar on gender history, towards the end of my career as a graduate student in history. There was a lot going on at the time, of course, and I don’t remember much about the discussion now. J ...more
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Cooking For Dummies by Bryan Miller
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Dashiell Hammett
“...What disturbed him was the discovery that in sensibly ordering his affairs he had got out of step, and not into step, with Life.”
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H.P. Lovecraft
“The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents. We live on a placid island of ignorance in the midst of black seas of infinity, and it was not meant that we should voyage far. The sciences, each straining in its own direction, have hitherto harmed us little; but some day the piecing together of dissociated knowledge will open up such terrifying vistas of reality, and of our frightful position therein, that we shall either go mad from the revelation or flee from the light into the peace and safety of a new dark age.”
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