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“Mr. Halperin’s answer: . . . the lessening of overt discrimination and exclusion has come at a price. Gays have become too like heterosexuals: conventional and boring.”

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“. . . we as historians are in debt to the life and work of Dr. Lewis.”

As an historian, this reviewer found reading Notes on a Century an unexpected pleasure.

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“. . . a long song of praise for marijuana and a continued puzzlement as to why the drug remains illegal.”

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“. . . explains why, in many cases, the received wisdom on entrepreneurship just isn't the best way of doing things. . . .

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“Wonderful writing, wonderful thoughts, and in the end an erudite and informed plea for tolerance and humanism.”

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“You will be inspired and encouraged to write your way toward the inherent power of your story—becoming a better writer in the process.”

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“Surprise! The Irrationals is a true mathematician’s and historian’s delight, not just another pretty book.”

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“Harvey Pekar understood he was part of an imperfect world, and his writing reflects this knowledge.”

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“. . . a book to reexamine and rediscover each time its covers are opened.”

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“. . . a swift, unrelenting trip down a shocking rabbit hole of incredible and frightening reality.”

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“. . . a challenging read, but one guaranteed to stretch and inform anyone delving into Phi: A Voyage from the Brain to the Soul.”

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“Idealistic and impassioned, wide-ranging and concise, pragmatic and eloquent, . . .”

Nearly a half century ago, the Beatles sang,

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“. . . fiendishly funny. . . . Dante himself would probably applaud.”

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“. . . as sweet and soothing as a Smith Brothers cherry cough drop.”

Hello Goodbye Hello is a perfect daisy chain of acquaintances old and new.

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“. . . an ambitious synthesis of factors contributing to a problem affecting all of us.”

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“. . . [a] compelling masterpiece . . .”

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“. . . falling short on its promise . . . reiterates the familiar arguments . . .”

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“. . . a love letter to the eponymous designer . . .”

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“. . . a needed focus on the complicated debate.”

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“. . . it is never too late to reinvent yourself.”

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