Category Archives: BOOK REVIEW

HMM – THERE'S A NEW HOW-TO OUT

From the Heartland Institute called “The Patriot’s Toolbox Chapter 6 tells you what to do about fighting the regime’s “net neutrality” proposals. The other chapters tell you what you can do about other common threats. It is certainly worth the … Continue reading

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PRAVDA WEST GIVES BELLESILES SYMPATHY – and publicity

Pravda West, the provincial upper Manhattan rag that puts “The New York Times” on the masthead, has a publicity piece pushing Michael Bellisesiles latest magnum opus, “1877: America’s Year of Living Violently.” Of course, we remember debate about Mr. Bellesiles … Continue reading

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ELMER KEITH

Used to talk about his great friend “Fitz.” J.H. “Fitz” Fitzgerald was many things, including a rep for Colt’s Patent FA Co, Inc., and both a target and an exhibition shooter. Keith describes a situation where Fitzgerald asked anyone in … Continue reading

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MONSTER HUNTER INTERNATIONAL

Well, that’s the third copy I have had snaffled before I could finish the second chapter. I bought a copy – and a grandson borrowed it. Instead of returning it he loaned to a friend. So I bought a second … Continue reading

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MONSTER HUNTER INTERNATIONAL

I picked up a copy of Larry Correia’s Monster Hunter International and thoroughly enjoyed the first two chapters. Then one of my grandsons saw it and “borrowed” it. The local purveyor of books says they will have another copy Tuesday. … Continue reading

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I DO NOT KNOW HOW BAD IT CAN GET

But I remember how bad it was. At least from 1938 or so on. Amity Schlaes excellent book, The Forgotten Man, a new history of the Great Depression, brings me up to speed on events between 1929 and 1938 – … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW, INSIDE THE CRIMINAL MIND

While I have several points of disagreement with Dr. Stanton Samenow, the author of Inside the Criminal Mind, I would heartily recommend the book. As Dr. Samenow points out and generally documents, a life of crime is a career choice. … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW, ANATOMY OF EVIL

Dr. Micheal Stone’s Anatomy of Evil is an interesting work that helps one understand such human monsters as Charles Manson and John Wayne Gacey, but the even more monstrous killers like Joseph Stalin, Mao Tse Tung, and Pol Pot. It … Continue reading

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