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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by John-Boy » Wed Mar 29, 2017 12:42 pm

hugodrax wrote:
Tue Mar 28, 2017 8:18 pm
A Social History of Bourbon.
Is that a euphamism for "bourbon bottle label"
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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by Dlibbon » Wed Mar 29, 2017 6:27 pm

John-Boy wrote:
hugodrax wrote:
Tue Mar 28, 2017 8:18 pm
A Social History of Bourbon.
Is that a euphamism for "bourbon bottle label"

Nice I'll have to pick that one up and it's sequel.


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Post by wosbald » Wed Mar 29, 2017 9:39 pm

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Pure Immanence: Essays on A Life by Gilles Deleuze




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Post by A_Morley » Thu Mar 30, 2017 5:56 am

Charles Brockden Brown's Revolution and the Birth of American Gothic
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A LITTLE BOOK ON THE CHRISTIAN LIFE
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Post by wosbald » Sat Apr 01, 2017 2:09 pm

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The Logic of Expression: Quality, Quantity and Intensity in Spinoza, Hegel and Deleuze by Simon Duffy




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After You Believe: Why Christian Character Matters by N. T. Wright
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Post by dennisthemenace » Sun Apr 02, 2017 7:23 am

A Wrinkle In Time by Madeleine L'Engle.
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Post by serapion » Sun Apr 02, 2017 6:58 pm

Re-reading The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Mr. Tolkien does ramble a bit.


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Post by Fainn » Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:31 pm

I read the book of Job. G-d made a bet with Satan and used Job as a pawn. But somehow this is suppose to make us feel better.
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Post by UncleBob » Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:35 pm

The Singular Universe and the Reality of Time by Unger and Smolin
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Post by wosbald » Wed Apr 19, 2017 9:39 pm

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The Singular Universe and the Reality of Time by Unger and Smolin
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Post by wosbald » Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:19 pm

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The Deleuze Dictionary (ed. Adrian Parr)




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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by sweetandsour » Wed Apr 26, 2017 10:03 pm

Trying to finish The Unseen Realm by Heiser. I got bogged down after a dozen chapters, then got sidetracked with some work and travel during chapter 21. I've stopped trying to read all of the footnotes, thinking that I may come back to them sometime, using the book for reference perhaps, but we'll see, after I'm done.

Meanwhile, I came across a book by George Reiger, an old F&S columnist, titled Heron Hill, that I bought. It looks like a good early summer read.
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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by Skip » Wed May 03, 2017 10:51 pm

Annoying children and their worthless parents were loud in the library this evening and I couldn't concentrate on real work, so I grabbed Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea, which I'd never read.

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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by coco » Thu May 04, 2017 4:45 am

Skip wrote:
Wed May 03, 2017 10:51 pm
Annoying children and their worthless parents were loud in the library this evening and I couldn't concentrate on real work, so I grabbed Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea, which I'd never read.

Wow.
Great book :)
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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by sweetandsour » Thu May 04, 2017 8:04 am

coco wrote:
Thu May 04, 2017 4:45 am
Skip wrote:
Wed May 03, 2017 10:51 pm
Annoying children and their worthless parents were loud in the library this evening and I couldn't concentrate on real work, so I grabbed Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea, which I'd never read.

Wow.
Great book :)
I don't remember it as being so great. But it was required reading in either jr high or high school, so I probably didn't read it with much enthusiasm, considering it just homework, etc. I need to go back and take another look, perhaps.
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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by wosbald » Mon May 08, 2017 10:28 pm

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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by UncleBob » Tue May 09, 2017 9:03 am

War Dogs - Greg Bear
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Re: What book are you reading?

Post by Sir Moose » Tue May 09, 2017 10:29 am

A couple of nights ago I started into The Brothers Karamazov. I've heard multiple times that it's well worth the read. We shall see.
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