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« Reply #200 on: February 08, 2017, 01:36:45 pm »

I just realised the Jack Reacher novels are free online and so light to carry! Yay! Haven't read one yet but for leisurely reading I shall switch between vampyre novels, Jack Reacher and Murder She Wrote books... worship
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« Reply #201 on: March 23, 2017, 06:38:59 pm »

Naked Lunch by William Burroughs. It is very, well, adult.....  Shocked I actually find it disturbing. I wonder if I shall manage to finish it. Shocked
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« Reply #202 on: March 24, 2017, 01:20:07 am »

Memoirs of Mlle. des Escherolles.  An earlier version Anne Frank style.  Gripping diary of a young girl and her family's desperate attempts to survive during the French Revolution.  Highly recommend to history buffs.
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« Reply #203 on: March 24, 2017, 06:50:56 am »

^ Sounds good. I'll look for it online for when my stomach settles from reading Naked Lunch....   ick
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« Reply #204 on: November 15, 2017, 07:20:01 pm »

I just found "understanding fundamentalism: Christian, Islamic, and Jewish Movements" by Richard T Antoun looks good
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« Reply #205 on: December 12, 2017, 03:45:59 am »

Memoirs of Lady Hamilton
Six wives of Henry VIII (an old fave)
Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
Mary Shelley's Journals


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« Reply #206 on: December 12, 2017, 06:23:24 am »

^Yea, it is!  Enjoy finding them.   flower

I just finished And The Sea Will Tell by V. Bugliosi.  About the Palmyra atoll murders.  A couple from my other home, San Diego, were murdered down there in the mid-1970s by a pair of total losers.  I somewhat recall the outrage at the time but now I see why everyone hated Bugliosi so much then.  Or at least 10 years later when the trials finally finished.  Grisly story.  He defended the girlfriend.  Wish I hadn't read it.

^Shoulda read one of your books instead.  Lady Hamilton will be next.
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« Reply #207 on: January 15, 2018, 04:10:44 pm »

The Urban Sketcher   I love street art, too...
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« Reply #208 on: March 14, 2018, 03:15:11 am »

The Brontes by Juliet Barker
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« Reply #209 on: March 22, 2018, 05:59:20 pm »

Deadly Skills the SEAL Operative's Guide to Eluding Pursuers, Evading Capture, and Surviving Any Dangerous Situation by former US Navy Seal Clint Emerson. I love anything (well, almost easter-lol) US/UK Marines and Army. Esp Special Ops/Security/AT. Awesome read.
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« Reply #210 on: April 11, 2018, 11:00:20 pm »

Pausanias description of Greece....love it  flower
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