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Original Essays | September 18, 2014

Lin Enger: IMG Knowing vs. Knowing



On a hot July evening years ago, my Toyota Tercel overheated on a flat stretch of highway north of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A steam geyser shot up from... Continue »

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Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956 by Anne Applebaum
Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956

paul alford, January 2, 2013

From the introduction to the very last page this was a fascinating read,it was written like a novel and at the same time you learn so much.It is obvious the author knows all the literature related to the subject,and has done extensive research on all the counties involved.Her writing makes you feel like you are there,and she strives to give as fair a story as possible.It is obvious how strongly she feels about this time period and how important era it was.
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Scorpions: The Battles and Triumphs of FDR's Great Supreme Court Justices by Noah Feldman
Scorpions: The Battles and Triumphs of FDR's Great Supreme Court Justices

paul alford, January 1, 2011

Extremely well researched and written,the author had a very good premise to start with and just kept building on it.Feldmans' biographicial sketch's of the future justice's are very well done along with a keen insight into what FDR's various connections with the jutices.
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