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Full Circle by Ferdinand Mount
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At first I thought this book was a typical airport read and I regretted purchasing it. But I pushed on and found, although the author's thesis was sufficiently unsupported by evidence other than what one might glean from travelling around a bit, that I quite liked the Richard Dawkins bashing section enough to give it a go. There are some useful references to a number of other works I would like to read, and otherwise I am glad to have finished the book. Nevertheless, I must be more careful in future about how I choose my books. Airport books tend not to deliver value for the time spent - time that could be invested reading more important works. But we live and learn I suppose.

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Reading Progress

January 20, 2014 – Started Reading
August 20, 2014 – Shelved
February 8, 2015 – Shelved as: reviewed
February 9, 2015 – Finished Reading

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