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Some Books Worth Discovering

I discovered these books in 2015 and they might interest readers of this blog.

 
Enlightenment – History of an Idea by Vicenzo Ferrone
THE INVENTION OF IMPROVEMENT: Information and material progress in seventeenth-century England by Paul Slack
Greek Popular Morality: In the Time of Plato and Aristotle by Kenneth Dover
Sacred Violence: African Christians and Sectarian Hatred in the Age of Augustine by Brent D Shaw
Complete Stories by Clarice Lispector
Magic, Reason and Experience: Studies in the Development of Greek Science by G E R Lloyd
The Reformation of the Landscape: Religion, Identity, and Memory in Early Modern Britain and Ireland by Alexandra Walsham
Charlotte Brontë: A Life by Claire Harman
Myths of Mighty Women: their application of psychoanalytic psychotherapy by Arlene Kramer Richards
Marginal Comment: A Memoir by Kenneth Dover

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1 Response to “Some Books Worth Discovering”


  1. 5 January 2016 at 5:28 pm

    Interestingly this blog device recognised me, but the book not necessarily worth discovering, but one that London based Socialists should know about is Tony Travers fifty years history of the London Borought. Giving the sorts of stories one could tell, from pages of socialist papers about campaigns and interviews with activists, a useful blog could be produced to provide his students with some material to sharpen the matters.


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