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Measuring the World by Daniel Kehlmann. Magical book about science!

“He did not believe in nothing, said Humboldt tickly. He believed in the abundance and richness of nature”   I simply fell in love with Measuring the World! A book about science but written like a fairy tale. This historical novel made me wreathed in smiles. Who would imagine that a book can give so much… Continue reading Measuring the World by Daniel Kehlmann. Magical book about science!

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In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson

“The nation must know that its existence cannot be menaced with impunity by anyone, and that whoever lifts his hand against the State shall die of it”                                                                                                                                    Hitler Erik Larson’s In the Garden of Beasts is an exceptional body of research. Meticulously studied and documented, fascinating historical nonfiction. Must read book! In 1993 William E.… Continue reading In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson