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A review of Lords of the Sea by John R. Hale

Lords of the Sea: The Epic Story of the Athenian Navy and the Birth of Democracy by John R. Hale charts the development of Athenian sea power, staring with the creation of its massive navy in 483BC.  The commitment to sea power ...read more

Reviewed by Tien on
February 4, 2010 | 0 comments
A review of Eye Against Eye by Forrest Gander

Part of the pleasure of reading a book of poems is you can jump around, taking in a few poems at a time – first those ones that immediately appeal to you, then going back to fill in the blanks or pick up the strays at it were. Forrest Gander’s ...read more

Reviewed by Tien on
June 2, 2009 | 0 comments