Posts Tagged ‘review’

Lecture by Rudolf Steiner, December 22, 1910, Berlin. GA 125 Published by Anthroposophic Press in 1988, translated by Ernst Katz and edited by Marguerite Miller Click to Buy this Book! Offering a review on the Now I See bLog related to the Christmas season was felt to be appropriate, especially amidst the line-up of very […]

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 00:01 | 0 comments

By Whitney S. Hibbard, Raymond W. Worring, Richard Brennan Charles C. Thomas PUBLISHER LTD, Springfield, Illinois, 2002 Click here to purchase this book! The first edition of this book, described as a “practical operations manual,” was published in 1982. Author Raymond W. Worring died in 1998 and Richard Brennan replaced him for the second edition, […]

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By Steven M. Gillon Published by Basic Books, Perseus Books Group, New York, 2011 Click to Buy this Book! Author Steven M. Gillon wastes no words in this gem of a history book. From Chapter 1 through the end of the Epilogue the book is only 188 pages in length and very effectively follows a […]

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 at 00:01 | 0 comments
Categories: History, Reviews

By Steven Watts University of Missouri Press, First Paperback Printing, 2001 Click to Buy this Book! In the Introduction of this 526-page biography of Walter Elias Disney (1904–1966), Steven Watts, Chairman of the History Department at the University of Missouri-Columbia, describes some of the challenges involved in the immense undertaking of this project: the sheer […]

Sunday, August 19th, 2012 at 00:01 | 1 comment
Categories: Biography, Reviews

By John Kroger. Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2008. Click to Buy this book!   This absorbing 466-page book by former federal prosecutor John Kroger (Assistant United States Attorney, or AUSA) includes a Prologue, Four Parts with 19 chapters, an Epilogue, Sources, and Acknowledgements. The Parts are titled Rookie, Mafia Prosecutor, The […]

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 at 00:02 | 0 comments
Categories: Biography, Reviews