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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog

It's a blog! Mainly of book reviews.

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Ack-Ack Macaque
Gareth L. Powell
Progress: 249/792 pages
Introduction to Topology
Bert Mendelson
Progress: 10/224 pages
Isaac Newton
James Gleick
Progress: 20/289 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: 454/700 pages
A Student's Guide to Lagrangians and Hamiltonians
Patrick Hamill
Progress: 7/180 pages
Complete Poems, 1904-1962
E.E. Cummings
Progress: 232/1102 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
I Am a Cat
Graeme Wilson, Aiko Ito, Sōseki Natsume
Progress: 410/638 pages
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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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Graeme Wilson, Aiko Ito, Sōseki Natsume
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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
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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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July 2018
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It's been a while since I finished The Longest Journey (still need to write a review) and now that tennis plans are on ice fo...
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After struggling through the first few pages, I've found my groove with this book. It's going to be a gooder.
text: Reading progress update: I've read 223 out of 1102 pages.
An amusing prose Foreword to the collection, "Is," in which Cummings uses many of the idiosyncratic punctuation techniques fo...
Complete Poems, 1904-1962 - E.E. Cummings
reviewed: V For Vendetta, Moore & Lloyd
I remember teen-me liking this a lot more than middle-age me does. I couldn't appreciate the art style at all this time round...
V for Vendetta - David Lloyd, Alan Moore
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Got home earlier tonight after a long day and three hours' worth of sleep the night before, following on the heels of three e...
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