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Humboldt's Gift by Saul Bellow
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Feb 22, 2009

really liked it


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Saul Bellow
“Boredom is an instrument of social control. Power is the power to impose boredom, to command stasis, to combine this stasis with anguish. The real tedium, deep tedium, is seasoned with terror and with death.”
Saul Bellow, Humboldt's Gift


Reading Progress

February 22, 2009 – Shelved
March 5, 2009 –
page 350
71.87%
Started Reading
March 23, 2009 – Finished Reading

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