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Review: The Marriage-Go-Round

May 14, 2015 // 7 Comments

Andrew Cherlin’s The Marriage-Go-Round: The State of Marriage and the Family in America Today is the third book I have consulted to learn more about the collapse of [...]

Review: A History of The Wife

May 4, 2015 // 7 Comments

Marilyn Yalom’s A History of The Wife is the second book that I bought to gain a better understanding of the history of marriage and gender roles. There’s [...]

Congo’s Mineral Wealth

November 1, 2014 // 4 Comments

Here’s an important excerpt from David Van Reybrouck’s new book,  Congo: The Epic History of a People: “Beneath its surface, Congo turned out to conceal a [...]

Review: A History of Appalachia

July 30, 2014 // 6 Comments

Richard B. Drake, A History of Appalachia Richard B. Drake’s A History of Appalachia is an excellent introduction to the history and culture of the people of the region. [...]

Review: The City That Bleeds

May 24, 2014 // 19 Comments

Paul Kersey, The City That Bleeds: Race, History and the Death of Baltimore Maryland I’ve only been through Baltimore once in my life. In August 2010, I had to travel [...]

The City That Bleeds

May 15, 2014 // 12 Comments

Maryland Here’s what it says on the back cover: “You’ve seen HBO’s critically acclaimed series “The Wire,” created by former Baltimore Sun [...]

Share Your Ignorance

January 21, 2014 // 24 Comments

Alabama Browse through the personal library of Hunter Wallace: Note: Share with us your own books that have inspired so much [...]
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