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“… a last glimpse of the land now being lost for ever”

(Note: I am here republishing an article I posted in September, 2008. I feel it timely with respect to the present). … Thus ends The Rings of Saturn by W.G. Sebald, one of the three books I present today. The … Continue reading

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Darwin, Natural Selection and the Connectedness of All Things

My son Greg insisted I read Mind of the Raven: Investigations and Adventures with Wolf-Birds, by Bernd Heinrich. I had read and greatly enjoyed another book by Heinrich several years ago, The Trees in My Forest. As I read Raven … Continue reading

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