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Woman by Natalie Angier
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Sep 19, 2011

it was ok
bookshelves: b-nonfic-math-science
Read from September 19 to 24, 2011

I liked bits of Woman: An Intimate Geography by Natalie Angier (1999), and then the author started really irritating me. My main issue was a misunderstanding of what Ms Angier hoped to accomplish in her volume. When I began reading, I thought I was picking up a pop science book about the majesty of woman’s body, scientifically examined. That is not what this is. After a hundred pages, I realized that this is a personal view of women as written by a journalist with a background in science.

Too political, too opinionated. I just didn't like the author's voice in this at all.
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