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Luvattu maa by Sari Näre
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Vaihtelevatasoinen.

Silvennoisen essee Suur-Suomi -aatteen ja laajemman äärioikeistolaisuuden unohtamisesta ja poiskirjoittamisesta on loistava -- sille toivoo pikaista jatkoa, etenkin Suomen ja SS:n suhteiden osalta, jossa kirjoittaja jo lyhyessä ka...more
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Wilson by A. Scott Berg
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Luvattu maa by Sari Näre
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The Sleepwalkers by Christopher Munro Clark
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Thorough and wide-ranging, a magisterial study that should change Britain's understanding of the First World War, and its role in the conflict as dramatically Fischer changed Germany's -- but looking at the eagerness with which the Versailles narrati...more
1913 by Charles Emmerson
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A necessary reminder of the fact that the First World War only had victims, and that the slaughter and destruction it brought should not be celebrated.
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Delphi by Michael Scott
Delphi: A History of the Center of the Ancient World
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read in June, 2014
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An excellent history of the sanctuary and its significance. Scott's grasp of the subject is formidable, but he wears his erudition lightly, and makes the subject easy to approach even for those with little knowledge of archaeology and ancient history...more
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Delphi by Michael Scott
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Vikings by Gareth Williams
Vikings: Life and Legend
by Gareth Williams
read in April, 2014
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A very mixed bag. Brilliantly illustrated; some parts excellent -- especially the chapter of belief and ritual -- others bizarrely out of date, peddling long-disproved Romantic notions of kings and warriors, and showing scant interest in or even know...more
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