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Return of the "rock "star

Advantages: an easy and comprehensive guide
Disadvantages: may not suit the traditionalists

...When we hear of an actor releasing a single, or a singer pursuing a serious acting path, or even a Pop Idol finalist thinking that they are actually going to have a successful career, the world raises its collective eyebrows, makes a sound of disapproval ...

steerpyke 19.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Modern Antiquarian - Julian Cope

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A Beautiful Guide to Prehistoric Britain

Advantages: A Treasure of a book
Disadvantages: None

...A couple of years ago I left a job and among my leaving presents was a 30 GBP book voucher. I used this to purchase this book (29.99 GBP) which is one of the most beautifully produced books of recent years. It’s written by Julian Cope, ex of The Tea ...

mikeydred 23.04.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Modern Antiquarian - Julian Cope

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Paranormal in the west country & elsewhere

Advantages: Richly illustrated and lots of quirky personal touches
Disadvantages: Some inaccuracies and maybe some pet theories that are OTT

...This book is all about "megalithic" sites in the UK, think Stonehenge and old barrows and cairns and you're on the right track. Not everyone's cup of tea but a very real part of this country's ancient history and worth treasuring and preserving. I would ...

nickyjb 01.12.2003 · Read full review
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A true Inspiration

Advantages: Well written, inspirational and encouraging
Disadvantages: Not for younger readers

...I was given this book as a gift from a close friend who had thought it would be an encouragement.....she wasn't wrong! Doreen Irvine tells the true story of her incredibley broken life, how she became involved in the occult, was sexually promiscuos and ...

katanga1988 28.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of From Witchcraft To Christ - Doreen Irvine

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From Witchcraft to Christ

Advantages: timeless, relevant
Disadvantages: none

First printing of this book was in 1973. I remember rushing out to buy it as this item was 'hot' then, and just as good a read today! 'Daring Diana' otherwise known as Doreen Irvine, lived a rather sordid, and reckless life, selling her body for sex, st ...

cheepcheep1 28.08.2006 · Read full review
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