Monthly Archives: September 2010

TRAVELS WITH MY AUNT – Graham Greene

Rain City Reads   September 27, 2010   Comments Off on TRAVELS WITH MY AUNT – Graham Greene

My parents, thus proving how cool they are, read this book to me when I was a child. I can’t remember exactly how old I was, but since I was still young enough to be read to, I’m guessing I was barely into double digits. So reading this book always makes me feel as if I am back in my… Read more »

WHAT IS AMERICA?: A SHORT HISTORY OF THE NEW WORLD ORDER – Ronald Wright

Rain City Reads   September 15, 2010   Comments Off on WHAT IS AMERICA?: A SHORT HISTORY OF THE NEW WORLD ORDER – Ronald Wright

What is America: A Short History of the New World Order is Ronald Wright’s third historical text, following in the footsteps of Stolen Continents, a historical account of the conquest of the Americas and A Short History of Progress, the book based on Wright’s 2005 Massey Lectures series. Both of these texts have been not only widely acclaimed, but used… Read more »