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Pagans and Christians by Robin Lane Fox
Bonfire of the Humanities: Rescuing the Classics in an Impoverished Age by Victor Davis Hanson
Math Curse by Jon Scieszka
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The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare (Penguin Classics) by G. K. Chesterton
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About meMy interests are in mathematics (algebraic combinatorics, categorical logic, and a lot else) and physics (quantum theory, geometric quantization), as well as history (British, early Christian/pagan, history of science), technical works in sustainability, and a taste in fiction that I find difficult to describe. I have too many books. I have too few books.
About my libraryMany technical works. Authors whose works are represented multiply include Richard Powers (an all-time favorite), Jacques Barzun, P.G. Wodehouse, Stanislaw Lem, Tom Stoppard, and George Meredith. I would include also Thurber, O. Henry, Shakespeare, and G.B. Shaw, and several poets, but they appear in my library as collected works.
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Member sinceFeb 3, 2009
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