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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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Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann
Let the Great World Spin

smaasch, August 4, 2012

very well-written story of 12 people who live in new york city in the 70's. he interweaves their lives. you care about these characters. it is an amazing book.
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The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver
The Lacuna

smaasch, January 1, 2012

wonderful writing as one has come to expect from barbara kingsolver. learned a lot about mexican history. the character development was fabulous.
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Bridge of Sighs (Vintage Contemporaries) by Richard Russo
Bridge of Sighs (Vintage Contemporaries)

smaasch, January 1, 2011

another great richard russo book. his writing is fabulous. read it!
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