Monthly Archives: June 2012

Review: The Screwtape Letters

The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Screwtape Letters is a typical C. S. Lewis work. It is full of poignant insight, faith-promoting lessons, and beautiful style. This work tackles some of the less … Continue reading

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Review: Taking Back Your Government: The Neighborhood Precinct Committeeman Strategy

Taking Back Your Government: The Neighborhood Precinct Committeeman Strategy by Daniel Schultz My rating: 2 of 5 stars I recently took a big step in my local political involvement by submitting paperwork to run for Precinct Committeeman. I know I … Continue reading

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Review: What Is Life? with Mind and Matter and Autobiographical Sketches

What Is Life? with Mind and Matter and Autobiographical Sketches by Erwin Schr√∂dinger My rating: 3 of 5 stars Erwin Schrodinger was an Austrian physicist, biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics, Darwinist, author, and professor (this list merely … Continue reading

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Why Democracy Fails

The 12th Principle of the 5000 Year Leap: A Miracle That Changed the World is “The United States of America Shall be a Republic.” This chapter discusses the weaknesses inherent in democracy. ¬†It expounds the differences between a republic and … Continue reading

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Review: Utilitarianism and on Liberty: Including Mill’s ‘Essay on Bentham’ and Selections from the Writings of Jeremy Bentham and John Austin

Utilitarianism and on Liberty: Including Mill’s ‘Essay on Bentham’ and Selections from the Writings of Jeremy Bentham and John Austin by Mary Warnock My rating: 4 of 5 stars I loved Mill’s writings in this book. I found his discourse … Continue reading

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Review: The Tao of Pooh

The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff My rating: 4 of 5 stars I nearly gave this book a 5, and it might deserve it. The Tao of Pooh is a simple, clear presentation of many of the ideas of … Continue reading

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Review: Tarzan of the Apes

Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs My rating: 4 of 5 stars I thoroughly enjoyed Edgar Rice Burroughs’s Tarzan of the Apes for many of the reasons that I liked Jack London’s Martin Eden. They are both books … Continue reading

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