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Between Man and Beast: An Unlikely Explorer, the Evolution Debates, and the African Adventure That Took the Victorian World by Storm
3.73
it was amazing
I received this book as a bound review copy.

This book—written in clear, captivating prose—was an absolute page turner.
I’d never heard of Paul Du Cha
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Feb 21, 2013
Feb 07, 2013
 
Man and His Symbols
4.18
it was amazing
This was my first book on Jung and it had me hooked. The introduction states that this book was written with the simple, typical reader in mind—which ...more
Apr 21, 2013
Apr 13, 2013
 
The Portable Jung (Portable Library)
4.23
really liked it
This compilation consists of 15 articles that cover a range of Jung’s work. Given the variety of articles found in this book, it would be a great plac ...more
Oct 07, 2013
Sep 21, 2013
 
The Right to Write: An Invitation and Initiation Into the Writing Life
4.00
it was amazing
My review is biased, and there’s a story to go with it.

As a result of my recent interest in Edgar Cayce, I have been reading some of his books to my u
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Mar 27, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
 
Heaven and Hell
3.98
it was amazing
I found the book to be easy to read, interesting and very enlightening. Granted, I say this not really having a preconceived notion of what heaven or ...more
Mar 21, 2012
Feb 20, 2012
 
The Gift
4.54
really liked it
This collection of 136 poems by Persian Sufi master poet Hafiz (c. 1320 – 1389) will delight readers of any faith looking for humor and to explore his ...more
Dec 25, 2011
Mar 25, 2012
 
The Motivation Manifesto
4.15
really liked it
"Greatness belongs to those who have mastered their internal world."

"No clarity, no change; no goals, no growth."

One of the most challenging things a
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Aug 26, 2017
Aug 27, 2017
 
The Delights Of Wisdom Pertaining To Conjugial Love   The Pleasures Of Insanity Pertaining To Scortatory Love
4.38
it was amazing
This was my second major Swedenborg read, after Heaven and Hell. Once more, I was happy to be sucked in right from the beginning.
As the title suggest
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Mar 07, 2015
Oct 15, 2014
 
The Hakawati
3.95
liked it
This reading surprised me in two ways; on one level by its beautiful writing and then by my eventual waning interest.

The author is undeniably skilled
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Sep 27, 2015
Sep 06, 2015
 
Reflections on the Revolution in France
3.74
really liked it
Having been into Revolutionary history as of late, I was happy to stumble upon this conservative account; and this was so at least in part to my dawni ...more
Jul 02, 2016
Jun 16, 2016
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