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Heloise & Abelard by James Burge
" Yes. This book is only for those who are really interested. Wikipedia should have a good write up. What a story! It is stranger than Romeo and Juliett ...more "
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Heloise & Abelard by James Burge
Heloise & Abelard: A New Biography
by James Burge (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2015
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Three days ago all I knew almost nothing of this couple whose names are famously linked. I knew that they lived in the Middle Ages and wrote philosophical letters. Now I know their story and how it illustrates the punishment in store for those who st ...more
k.d. Lang by Victoria Starr
" I remember the fight to get Michael Jackson on MTV. It took a mega star like him to integrate it... AFTER he made it.

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k.d. Lang by Victoria Starr
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What a voice! From the cold winters of a small town called Consort in Alberta, Canada came Kathy Lang. While many pooh-poohed the tall mannish woman from the plains, she always knew she would be a star. This book, published in 1994 tells of her caree
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The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
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Our library has it.
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Jacksonland by Steve Inskeep
" Yes! He really needs to disappear. "
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Jacksonland by Steve Inskeep
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This is the early 19th century history of the Cherokee Nation, the original owners in residence of the land the author, Steve Inskeep, calls “Jacksonland”.

While treaties confirmed by federal policy guaranteed the Cherokees rights and land, President
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The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
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The Partnership by Pamela Katz
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Weill and Brecht have been intriguing to me since I realized they are the team that brought forth “Mac the Knife”. I knew snatches of their lives such as the “Beggars/Three Penny Opera”, “Mother Courage”, the HUAC , Hollywood, Broadway and East Germa ...more
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