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Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lauren Owen: IMG The Other Vampire



It's a wild and thundery night. Inside a ramshackle old manor house, a beautiful young girl lies asleep in bed. At the window, a figure watches... Continue »

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Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

kdengstrom, January 10, 2010

Diamond is an intellectual master of multiple academic disciplines, yet still able to clearly explain his cleverly distilled conclusions. He comes close to proselytizing towards the end of the book, but his theme - the fate of our civilization - is often worth his temporary loss of objective voice. Highly recommended.
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