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A Martyr for Social Change

Advantages: Balanced, thought-provoking account
Disadvantages: None if you are interested in this subject

...In this book from the Pocket Biographies series, Harry Harmer presents a concise account of the life and achievements of civil rights leader, Martin Luther King. Although this book does make you appreciate the role King played as a figurehead for the C ...

moistbabe 16.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Martin Luther King - Harry Harmer

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Such a Waste of Paper!

Advantages: Some interesting bits
Disadvantages: Too much about other people

...that unless you have been living under a rock or in a cave for the last few weeks then you will all know that the King of Pop is dead. Yes Michael Jackson passed away last month just before his 51st Birthday and for the majority of people this did ...

sewbizzie 22.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Michael Jackson - King of Pop: 1958 - 2009 - Emily Herbert

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Michael Jackson: Life of a Legend, a great buy for a Jackson fan!

Advantages: Beautiful colour pictures, all eras covered, great detailed information, touching tributes.
Disadvantages: Size

...First of all: I love this book. I have over 5 books about Michael and many more items of memorabilia and out of the books this is definitely my favourite. Full of beautiful colour photos of Michael throughout the years including many that I have never se ...

SpeechlessX 21.06.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Michael Jackson: Life of a Legend - Michael Heatley

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Hes back!

Advantages: The best driver ever
Disadvantages: Boring cheat

With Schuey back in the news with his suprise return at 41 and back-to-back British world champions, the young whippersnapper Lewis Hamilton wearing the yellow of Senna to breathe life into a dying sport with daring do`s it looks set to bea great seasonin ...

thedevilinme 02.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Michael Schumacher - Christopher Hilton

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Musing on Mortality

Advantages: Sharp, incisive and insightful words from a man facing death
Disadvantages: May well offend the type of people who hated him whilst he was alive

What does a writer do when he's dying? He writes - of course I am rather ashamed that I didn’t discover Christopher Hitchens until it was in many respects ‘too late’. I had read reviews of some of his books and I knew he was someone I ‘ought’ to read ...

koshkha 27.12.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Mortality - Christopher Hitchens

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