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The City of Falling Angels by John Berendt
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The Water's Lovely by Ruth Rendell
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It's not so much a mystery in the traditional sense. You don't wonder so much about who did it, as you wonder about what really happened here. Lots of characters to keep track of and lots of twists and turns.
First We Read, Then We Write by Robert D. Richardson Jr.
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Concepts and Categories by Isaiah Berlin
"A collection of some of Berlin's writing through the years. The first half of the book is extremely pedantic and comes across like a graduate thesis -- excessive terminology, a focus on impractical and theoretical concepts, and a failure to connec..." Read more of this review »
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Concepts and Categories by Isaiah Berlin
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Berlin discusses the variety of elements which inform the human condition, the human need to understand freedom, to challenge determinism, and to create workable definitions in order to live fully.
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The Spirit Woman by Margaret Coel
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Readers of mysteries like to guess the "who" as in "who done it". I was able to get this one before I was halfway through it. A mysterious death twenty years previous is investigated. Was she murdered? How does Sacajawea figure into this? Father John ...more
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
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Thoreau in the Human Community by Mary Elkins Moller
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Did Thoreau like people or not? This author tackles the question with scholarship. Henry David Thoreau was a complex man of emotional contradictions and conflicts, one who needed human relationships but also was apt to find criticisms of human incons ...more
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
“If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility.”
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, The Complete Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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