Lindsay’s Profile

Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Lindsay.


History of the Pa...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
The Butcher's Tal...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Lindsay's Recent Updates

Lindsay is currently reading
History of the Paris Commune of 1871 by Prosper-Olivier Lissagaray
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lindsay is currently reading
The Butcher's Tale by Helmut Walser Smith
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lindsay rated a book 2 of 5 stars
The Invention of Paris by Eric Hazan
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lindsay liked a quote
300841
Puritanism: The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.H.L. Mencken
Lindsay is currently reading
The Invention of Paris by Eric Hazan
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lindsay rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Dance of the Furies by Michael S. Neiberg
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lindsay rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Russia by Martin Sixsmith
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lindsay rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Lady Chatterley's Lover by D.H. Lawrence
Lady Chatterley's Lover
by D.H. Lawrence
read in March, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
"Yes, I'm afraid I didn't phrase the description very well. The book's main argument is that few people wanted a war or even expected it to occur. It's...more "
Lindsay is currently reading
Russia by Martin Sixsmith
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Lindsay's books…
H.L. Mencken
“Puritanism: The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.”
H.L. Mencken, A Mencken Chrestomathy

E.E. Cummings
“To be nobody but
yourself in a world
which is doing its best day and night to make you like
everybody else means to fight the hardest battle
which any human being can fight and never stop fighting.”
E.E. Cummings

Emma Goldman
“I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.”
Emma Goldman

Saki
“He is one of those people who would be enormously improved by death.”
Saki

George Gissing
“It is the mind which creates the world around us, and even though we stand side by side in the same meadow, my eyes will never see what is beheld by yours, my heart will never stir to the emotions with which yours is touched.”
George Gissing

3994 Great War (1914-1918): The Society and Culture of the First World War — 287 members — last activity Aug 19, 2014 08:10PM
A place to discuss the cultural milieu of the Great War (also referred to as the First World War, World War I, WWI, World War One). The intent of this...more
289 Victorians! — 2868 members — last activity 2 hours, 32 min ago
Some of the best books in the world were written and published in Great Britain between 1837 and 1901. What's not to love? Dickens, the Brontes, Colli...more
475 Jane Austen — 3648 members — last activity 43 minutes ago
Readers of Jane, gather here to discuss anything from Frank Churchill's secrets to Lady Catherine's whims. What finally "persuaded" Anne Elliot? What...more
43101 Baker Street Irregulars — 836 members — last activity Aug 09, 2014 03:40AM
Book club devoted to the great consulting detective Sherlock Holmes and his dear friend and colleague Dr. John Watson. We choose, read and discuss a pa...more
45264 Downton Abbey Book Club — 159 members — last activity Nov 11, 2013 07:30AM
This group is for Downton Abbey fans seeking great literature and fantastic non-fiction to recreate--or perhaps broaden--the experience of watching th...more
More of Lindsay’s groups…
Steelwh...
2,842 books | 330 friends

Sheryl ...
36 books | 25 friends

Max
Max
11 books | 39 friends

Ginni Otto
1 book | 20 friends

Jay Alb...
257 books | 71 friends

Kristy
305 books | 33 friends

Charles
22 books | 78 friends

Leah
1 book | 87 friends

More friends…
The Haunting of Cassie Palmer by Vivien AlcockHarriet the Spy by Louise FitzhughThe Great Ghost Rescue by Eva IbbotsonPippi Longstocking by Astrid LindgrenCloudy With a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett
Favorite books from my childhood
3,057 books — 5,781 voters
Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood AndersonMain Street by Sinclair Lewis
Novels About Small-Town Life
126 books — 36 voters

More…

Quizzes and Trivia

questions answered:
8 (0.0%)

correct:
8 (100.0%)

skipped:
0 (0.0%)

578041 out of 2703902

streak:
8

best streak:
8

questions added:
0



Polls voted on by this member