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Foucault's Pendulum
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Another thought provoking book by Jared Diamond. I love how deep he goes in discussing every problem and every detail. The book describes the collapse (and the survival) of many societies through history and geography. One of the most amazing points ...more
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Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco
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Descartes said: Cogito, ergo sum.
Eco says: I seek meaning, therefore I am human.

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