March, 2019 Archive

21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari

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My Rating of “21 Lesson for the 21st Century” by Yuval Noah Harari: 8 / 10 It is one thing to read a book, however, another to contemplate it, reflect on it and put...

Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson

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My Rating of “Girl with the Dragon tattoo” by Stieg Larsson: 8 / 10 Most of my book reviews do not cover fiction, however, here is a short one for this book. My wife...

The Case for Trump by Victor Davis Hanson

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My Rating of “The Case for Trump” by Victor Davis Hanson: 6 / 10 Many years ago I used to read the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) and struggled with the large amount of...

Re-read: The Obesity Code by Jason Fung

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This year I’ve decided to focus more on re-reading books which have had a significant impact on me (see category re-read). I have seen significant benefits in the areas such...

Facts and Fears: Hard Truths from a Life in Intelligence by James R. Clapper

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My Rating of “Facts and Fears: Hard Truths from a Life in Intelligence” by James R. Clapper: 8 / 10 One could consider the books I have read of late as...

The World As It Is: Inside the Obama White House by Ben Rhodes

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My Rating of “The World As It Is: Inside the Obama White House” by Ben Rhodes: 8 / 10 Late last year I watched a Netflix documentary about Obama’s last year in...

On Confidence by The School of Life

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My Rating of “On Confidence” by The School of Life: 8 / 10 This book was an interesting choice for me compared to most of the books I read. The choice of On Confidence...