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No Mear warm Ray outside!

Advantages: Readable, insightful, moving
Disadvantages: None

Iím an avid watcher of Ray Mears whenever heís on TV. In part of course itís his skills, and empathetic knowledge of being in the outdoors and living in harmony with nature as far as possible. More still, itís his warm, affable personality; he can engage ...

2mennycds 10.11.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of My Outdoor Life - Ray Mears

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~ * A Good Read * ~

Advantages: Interesting, fans will like it
Disadvantages: nothing major

...I quite like autobiographies, especially famous people and so when I discovered that McFly (a band who I have quite liked over the years) were releasing a book, I couldn't wait to find out what they had to say for themselves. Unsaid Things is the first of ...

xd-o-n-z-x 10.09.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of McFly Unsaid Things - Mcfly

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Reigning Men

Advantages: Admirably explored and an education for enthusiasts and young Classic scholars
Disadvantages: The several pages of illustrations were superfluous

...Duration: 684 pages Publishing House: Vintage Year of publication: 2010 Paperback Price: 12.99 GBP - - - Bill Clinton famously stated he took pride in Marcus Aurelius's book called: 'Meditations' - sadly, he neither comprehended or practiced con ...

1st2thebar 22.11.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Marcus Aurelius - Frank Mclynn

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Too Frank, Not Enough Marcus

Advantages: A well researched book on an interesting figure
Disadvantages: Seemingly more about the author than the subject

Thanks to the historical fiction of Ben Kane, who writes so vividly about Roman times, Iíve developed more of an interest in history than I ever had in school. However, it was the film ďGladiatorĒ that first sparked my interest in that era, as Iím sure i ...

Soho_Black 26.09.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Marcus Aurelius - Frank Mclynn

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MMmmmmm...Nice...

Advantages: Excellently writte. Funny. Sad. And at last, the truth
Disadvantages: Only if you disapprove of cannabis

Depending on your viewpoint on the use of cannabis, you will either tut loudly all the way through, or have a right good belly laugh. Either way, this is a highly entertaining and informative look at the world of drug smuggling. Howard Marks still poss ...

Salgirl 03.03.2001 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Mr. Nice - Howard Marks

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