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Worth sticking your neck out for! :~)

Advantages: Classic and contemporary designs with easy to follow instructions
Disadvantages: A few patterns very similar/Not all patterns are 'easy' for beginners to the craft/Small text

~*~The Product~*~ The book is published as a 48 page paperback and is released by Search Press Ltd (7 Sep 2013) This book is of hand-able at dimensions of 21 x 15.2 x 0.4 cm. Amazon advertise this craft book as “an appealing range of simple scarves f ...

Deesrev 12.11.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Easy Knitted Scarves - Monica Russel

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excellent book on the global pursuit of capitalism

Advantages: concise, well argued, and informative read
Disadvantages: none

Noreena Hertz, the author of "The Silent Takeover", is the associate director of the centre of international business and management at the Judge Institute of the University of Cambridge, where she had previously obtained her PhD. Hertz has also written ...

tomhughes78 25.01.2003 · Read full review
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Review of The Silent Takeover - Noreena Hertz

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The new economics of everything

Advantages: Deeply engrossing, interesting new perspective on society
Disadvantages: Highly conceptual not for everyone.

...This is a conceptual book, and having just read it i can tell you i found this nothing short of highly compelling and insightful view into not only the head of an economist but society as well. This is a book by and economists and some concepts like suppl ...

ckhawk 10.05.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The Logic of Life: Uncovering the New Economics of Everything - Tim Harford

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How Our Futures Were Stolen

Advantages: If you'd like to understand why we're all poor these days...
Disadvantages: ...it's depressing to think nobody asked any questions

...It seems a fitting time to review a book recounting events which preceded the global financial meltdown. Around the world, tented villages of angry civilians are growing outside the very offices where The Big Short's drama unfolds. Michael Lewis has earne ...

Concrete_Donkey 19.10.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Big Short: Inside The Doomsday Machine - Michael Lewis

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