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Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle
3.91
liked it
No review yet… pondering.
(But cf. http://www.politico.com/story/2017/10... )

The author was interviewed on KQED's Forum, and expressed a lot of points
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Sep 22, 2017
Aug 11, 2017
 
The Mirage
3.57
it was amazing
The Economist made me want to read this.

Four or five stars?
Apr 06, 2015
Mar 08, 2013
 
Censoring an Iranian Love Story
3.65
it was amazing
Feb 12, 2015
Nov 08, 2014
 
Under Heaven (Under Heaven, #1)
4.13
it was amazing
This is not a review.

I was listening to the BBC "In Our Time" podcast do a history program on the Battle of Talas, when the westward questing T'ang Ch
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Dec 12, 2014
Oct 28, 2014
 
Whores for Gloria
3.67
it was ok
I'm very happy the bookclub's dictatress selected this, the first novel in the author's "Prostitution Trilogy", because the third, The Royal Family , ...more
Apr 05, 2015
Mar 13, 2015
 
El rey de hierro (Los reyes malditos, #1)
4.02
really liked it
See http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-2682...

Which fwiw — not related to Druon, though — mentions the History Behind Game of Thrones blog, http://histo
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Jun 2014
Apr 04, 2014
 
The Golem and the Jinni
4.11
really liked it
None
Mar 23, 2015
Mar 12, 2015
 
El túnel
4.04
it was ok
None
Nov 26, 2014
Oct 09, 2014
 
Gone Girl
4.05
liked it
None
Oct 02, 2014
Oct 02, 2014