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LPL_JakeV made a comment Mar 01 2021
"A surprising degree of depth and breadth in this illustrated guide. Naturally, I would have picked different species (and dropped the "1/2"), but Taylor uses each of her picks as a springboard to explore many expected and unexpected topi..." Permalink
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LPL_JakeV made a comment Aug 17 2020
"Whether you're a fan of the so-called Age of Discovery or you've just picked up Fathoms or Floating Coast, or all of the above, this is an outstanding visual accompaniment. Take a look and dive back in time and to another part of the world." Permalink
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LPL_JakeV made a comment Jun 22 2020
"Part of the silver lining of the coronavirus cloud is that I learned about Heather Cox RIchardson, who is the exact opposite of the history professor I not-so-fondly remember from college. Her new book, which she outlined in a great series of podc..." Permalink
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LPL_JakeV made a comment Apr 27 2020
"An utterly fascinating, somewhat quirky, and often charming look at deep time on what's now coastal England. I happened upon this, much like Ms. Blackburn happening upon a mammoth bone, and like her I couldn't put it down. And like an ancient bone..." Permalink
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LPL_JakeV made a comment Mar 02 2020
"Craig Childs, apparently, can write no wrong. Which is to say, he's done it again, translated the screeching calm of the desert Southwest into prose we mere mortals can understand and embrace. Grab this deceptively thin book of essays and drink deep." Permalink
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