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Books on the Economics of Land & Energy

Books on the Economics of Land & Energy

333. Books on the economics of land & energy Further Reading: Douglas Brinkley The Quiet World: Saving Alaska’s Wilderness Kingdom, 2012. History professor Douglas Brinkley chronicles the history of Alaska’s wilderness including the Klondike Gold Rush and...
Born Standing Up by Steve Martin: Book Review

Born Standing Up by Steve Martin: Book Review

Born Standing Up: A Comic’s Life by Steve Martin My rating: 4 of 5 stars Steve Martin comes across as a sophisticated, but goofy guy who just happens to be a genius at comedy. But in reading his memoir about the years leading up to and during his stand-up comedy...
Books on the History of Europe

Books on the History of Europe

940. Books on the history of Europe Further Reading: Scott Anderson Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East, 2013. Scott Anderson shares how four men, Curt Prűfer of Germany, Zionist Aaron Aarohshon, American William...
Born Standing Up by Steve Martin: Book Review

The Wright Brothers by David McCullough: Book Review

The Wright Brothers by David McCullough My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Wright Brothers is the third book I’ve read by David McCullough. It’s also my favorite. I enjoyed John Adams and 1776, but The Wright Brothers helped me understand why people have been so fascinated...