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“All my days I have longed equally to travel the right road and to take my own errant path.”
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When I started reading this book, I thought I was going to read a fascinating story about coming to gripes with your past and taking ownership of what you've done. The summary for this book establishes a story where a dying criminal relates his life ...more
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This book presents two lessons a democracy can follow to avoid falling to tyranny. The strongest element of this book is the presentation of factual events from various nations throughout the 20th century, including German, Russia, Poland and Czechos ...more
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“Having eyes, but not seeing beauty; having ears, but not hearing music; having minds, but not perceiving truth…These are the things to fear…”
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