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It's a blog! Mainly of book reviews.

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The Delirium Brief
Charles Stross
Progress: 106/368 pages
Ack-Ack Macaque
Gareth L. Powell
Progress: 249/792 pages
Introduction to Topology
Bert Mendelson
Progress: 10/224 pages
Isaac Newton
James Gleick
Progress: 32/289 pages
Basics of Plasma Astrophysics
Claudio Chiuderi, Marco Velli
Progress: 58/250 pages
Ursula K. Le Guin: The Complete Orsinia: Malafrena / Stories and Songs (The Library of America)
Brian Attebery, Ursula K. Le Guin
Progress: 468/700 pages
A Student's Guide to Lagrangians and Hamiltonians
Patrick Hamill
Progress: 7/180 pages
Complete Poems, 1904-1962
E.E. Cummings
Progress: 242/1102 pages
The Complete Plays and Poems
E.D. Pendry, J.C. Maxwell, Christopher Marlowe
Gravitation (Physics Series)
Kip Thorne;Kip S. Thorne;Charles W. Misner;John Archibald Wheeler;John Wheeler
Progress: 48/1215 pages
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Charles Stross
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Gareth L. Powell
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Bert Mendelson
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James Gleick
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Claudio Chiuderi, Marco Velli
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Patrick Hamill
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E.E. Cummings
E.D. Pendry, J.C. Maxwell, Christopher Marlowe
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Kip Thorne;Kip S. Thorne;Charles W. Misner;John Archibald Wheeler;John Wheeler
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Before judging my reading experience of this book based on my star rating, let me say this: This was not a bad book and the...
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After two somewhat heavy and sombre reads, it is time for a literary romp. Tigus recommended this one a short while ago, a...
July 2018
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text: Reading progress update: I've read 106 out of 368 pages.
Bob has lost his voice. Or, more accurately, Stross has lost Bob's distinctive voice, which is disappointing as it's a big fa...
The Delirium Brief - Charles Stross
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I'm very sorry people, but I can't do this anymore. I'm not having a remotely good reading experience. Reading about how frec...
text: Reading progress update: I've read 32 out of 289 pages.
Newton didn't just sit down one day and write "F = ma." Already as an undergrad, he was thinking about motion and gravity, gr...
Isaac Newton - James Gleick
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It appears that the author has given me a rest from her dissection of Forster's love life and we now a have a (hopefully exte...
July 2018
21
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“Yes, as Mr McBryde was saying, but it’s much more the Anglo-Indians themselves who are likely to get on Adela’s nerves. She ...
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I'm conflicted about this one so far. It's not a bad biography but I'm also not thrilled with it...
text: Reading progress update: I've read 239 out of 1327 pages.
The Tale of Melibee Despite the valient defense in the Introduction, I found this pretty naff - it's a moral debate about rev...
The Riverside Chaucer - Geoffrey Chaucer
text: Reading progress update: I've read 9 out of 289 pages.
Newton was clever and influential...
Isaac Newton - James Gleick
reviewed: She Stoops to Conquer and Other Comedies, Nigel Wood (Ed.)
Wild Oats, O'Keefe Veering more in the direction of farce and piling the coindicences higher than the other entries in this v...
She Stoops to Conquer and Other Comedies (Oxford World's Classics) - Henry Fielding, David Garrick, Oliver Goldsmith
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Finishing this off with a cup of tea. I love Saturday mornings.
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