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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog

It's a blog! Mainly of book reviews.

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The Aeronaut's Windlass
Jim Butcher
Progress: 260/640 pages
Hainish Novels & Stories, Vol. 2
Ursula K. Le Guin
Progress: 107/789 pages
The Essential Shakespeare
Ted Hughes
Progress: 72/259 pages
Canaletto: Bernardo Bellotto Paints Europe
Andreas Schmacher
Progress: 286/360 pages
Introduction to Topology
Bert Mendelson
Progress: 10/224 pages
Basics of Plasma Astrophysics
Claudio Chiuderi, Marco Velli
Progress: 58/250 pages
A Student's Guide to Lagrangians and Hamiltonians
Patrick Hamill
Progress: 7/180 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
The Complete Novels of Jane Austen
Jane Austen
Progress: 903/1220 pages
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Jim Butcher
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Ursula K. Le Guin
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Ted Hughes
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Andreas Schmacher
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Bert Mendelson
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Claudio Chiuderi, Marco Velli
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Patrick Hamill
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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Jane Austen
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I had a curious encounter with one of Rutland’s supporters many years ago. I received a phone call from a visitor from Vancou...
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Sierra Leone gained independence from British colonial rule in 1961, but, like so many other African countries, after enjoyin...
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This book poses a bit of a conundrum for me: Is it possible to like a work of non-fiction and enjoy reading it, while at the ...
text: Reading progress update: I've read 260 out of 640 pages.
The plot could move a little faster.
The Aeronaut's Windlass - Jim Butcher
text: Reading progress update: I've read 1 out of 909 pages.
Seven women, three men, ten days, one hundred stories. Here we go! But not before the Prologue...
The Decameron - G.H. McWilliam, Giovanni Boccaccio
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text: Reading progress update: I've read 286 out of 360 pages.
Well, that's the catalogue over, but wait! There's even more essays to come!
Canaletto: Bernardo Bellotto Paints Europe - Andreas Schmacher
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June 2019
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reviewed: Charlottenburg Palace, Rudolf G. Scharmann
This slim but large-format book is really a souvenir for visitors to Schloss Charlottenburg and is therefore rightly primaril...
Charlottenburg Palace: Royal Prussia In Berlin - Rudolf G. Scharmann
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Too little, too late. Why did we need the first half of the book?
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Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable true story of a man who live...
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Having finished Death on the Cherwell, I'm ready to roll again: You rolled 2 dice: Timestamp: 2019-06-16 20:48:02 UTC ......
text: Reading progress update: I've read 38 out of 480 pages.
The prosecuting lawyer is incompetent.
The Duchess of Malfi and Other Plays - John Webster
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Wow. What a book -- definitely one of the highlights of this year; and I'm glad I took a whole week to finish it. Nothing s...
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Absolutely lovely photography!