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Vita Brevis by Jostein Gaarder
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it was ok

I like the idea of this book, and the criticism of abstinence and the treatment of women by the later church is spot on. The character of Augustine (outside of the actual quotes) doesn't feel quite right to me though - plausible but not quite the personality of Confessions.
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September 20, 2017 – Started Reading
September 20, 2017 – Shelved
September 20, 2017 – Finished Reading

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