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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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Lean on Pete (P.S.) by Willy Vlautin
Lean on Pete (P.S.)

Mignonne, January 19, 2012

I loved this story, sad but compelling. It gave me a glimpse into a world I knew nothing about: racetrack life. The grit & the longing of the 15 year old, Charlie, was poignant. I also appreciated the clear writing & the vivid descriptions of Northeast Portland, central Oregon & Colfax Avenue in Denver. An author I'll read again.
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Lean on Pete (P.S.) by Willy Vlautin
Lean on Pete (P.S.)

Mignonne, January 19, 2012

I loved this story, sad but compelling. It gave me a glimpse into a world I knew nothing about: racetrack life. The grit & the longing of the 15 year old, Charlie, was poignant. I also appreciated the clear writing & the vivid descriptions of Northeast Portland, central Oregon & Colfax Avenue in Denver. An author I'll read again.
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