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A Tale of Love and Darkness, by Amos Oz; Review by Frank Thomas Smith This is a memoir, an autobiography written by a novelist who admits his disdain for footnotes, so they are few and far between. This, however, is not the book’s only virtue. Love and darkness as the two powerful forces running through […]

Sunday, December 22nd, 2019 at 15:43 | Comments Off on A Tale of Love and Darkness

Encounter in Rendlesham Forest, The Inside Story of the World’s Best-Documented UFO Incident, by Nick Pope, with John Burroughs, USAF (Ret.), and Jim Penniston, USAF (Ret.). Published by Thomas Dunne Books, An Imprint of St. Martin’s Press, 2014. The first encounter, in the early hours of December 26, 1980, was an actual landing of the […]

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019 at 23:12 | Comments Off on Encounter in Rendlesham Forest

México Profundo, Reclaiming A Civilization, by Guillermo Bonfil Batalla (1935-1991), is translated by Philip A. Dennis and was published by the University of Texas Press in 1996, with eight paperback printings through 2009. From the back cover, Mexican studies; anthropology: “For Guillermo Bonfil Batalla, the remaining Indian communities, the ‘de-Indianized’ rural mestizo communities, and vast […]

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 at 08:42 | Comments Off on México Profundo, Reclaiming A Civilization

The Stones Cry Out, What Archaeology Reveals About the Truth of the Bible, by Dr. J. Randall Price. The book is Published by Harvest House Publishers, Eugene, Oregon; Copyright 1997 by World of the Bible Ministries, Inc. The author received his Master of Theology degree in Old Testament and Semitic Language from Dallas Theological Seminary, […]

Monday, July 22nd, 2019 at 14:28 | Comments Off on The Stones Cry Out

The Nazi, the Princess, and the Shoemaker, My Father’s Holocaust Odyssey, by Scott M. Neuman, edited by Adi J. Neuman. An independent publication, 2019. On the first page of this book there is a dedication: “This book is dedicated to my father, my family that lost their lives in the Holocaust, the Jews of Radziejów […]

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 at 01:17 | Comments Off on The Nazi, the Princess, and the Shoemaker, My Father’s Holocaust Odyssey
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