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What You Missed On 7/20/09

The Returns
Peter Terzian, editor of Heavy Rotation: Twenty Writers on the Albums That Changed Their Lives, remembers when rock was dangerous

Book News for Monday, July 20, 2009
Remembering Frank McCourt, Amazon removes Big Brother, and more

Tech Q&A: Brian Cox
Why Does E=mc2? author Brian Cox

Violence of Community
Rain Taxi reviews Death in Spring by Merce Rodoreda

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Books mentioned in this post

  1. Heavy Rotation: Twenty Writers on...
    Used Trade Paper $7.50
  2. Death in Spring Used Hardcover $10.50
  3. Cosmos Used Trade Paper $8.95
  4. George Orwell's Animal Farm Used Trade Paper $6.95

  5. Nine Stories
    Sale Trade Paper $7.98
  6. Angela's Ashes: A Memoir Used Mass Market $2.50
  7. 1984 (Signet Classics)
    Used Mass Market $4.95
  8. Animal Farm
    Used Mass Market $4.95

  9. Why Is My Mother Getting a Tattoo?:... Used Trade Paper $6.50
  10. Zeitoun
    Used Hardcover $11.95

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