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All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren
All the King's Men
by Robert Penn Warren
read in March, 2009
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"The definitive novel about American politics," stated the New York Times, but there is actually very little politics in this book. The political world of Willie Stark (based on Huey Long, the governor and senator from Louisiana) serves as the backgr ...more
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Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser
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I didn't care for this book so much because I thought it tended toward pulp fiction. Although the idea of a dissolute woman materially succeeding may have been shocking for the era this book was written, in the present age I find it not so much. In f ...more
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