Wednesday, January 07, 2015
Dan Carlin's Hardcore History
Countdown to Armageddon (5 parts, WWI)
Radical Thoughts (on the evolution of the idea of a "Red Menace" in America)
Thor's Angels (4-hourson European tribes after the fall of the Roman empire in 472 and in the ensuing 1000 years, what used to be known as "The Dark Ages")
Logical Insanity (a history of aerial bombing between 1895 and Hiroshima)
Wrath of the Khans I & II (long series on Genghis Khan)
Buy the books on Amazon, and watch videos of some readings. Please.
My son and I saw THE HIDDEN FORTRESS at AFI Silver yesterday afternoon, what a masterpiece! The 21-year old Misa Uehara as the Princess was ...
SOMETIMES YOU HAVE TO LIE: The Life and Times of Louise Fitzhugh, Renegade Author of Harriet the Spy By Leslie BrodyInteresting if thin biography of Fitzhugh. There was an earlier one from 1991 by Virginia Wolf that is apparently more scholarly. This one...
Really like this unusual book. I don't know if it's "the most important book of the last ten years," as Edmund White blu...