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Original Essays | September 4, 2014

Edward E. Baptist: IMG The Two Bodies of The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism



My new book, The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism, is the story of two bodies. The first body was the new... Continue »
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The Swerve: How the World Became Modern by Stephen Greenblatt
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern

Donovan, January 3, 2013

Rather fanciful description of what is going through 15th century minds but still thought provoking and interesting.
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How to Live: Or a Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer by Sarah Bakewell
How to Live: Or a Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer

Donovan, January 3, 2012

Montaigne is better in the original but this is a workmanlike job of analyzing this amazing man.
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