Monthly Archives: November 2010

Golden Gate: The Life and Times of America’s Greatest Bridge by Kevin Starr

Kevin Starr does an excellent job in framing this great American icon into a wonderful interdisciplinary context.. His descriptions, both detailed and poetic, serve to clearly convey a wonderful understanding and an appreciation of the development of this engineering wonder. … Continue reading

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Boneshaker (The Clockwork Century, #1) by Cherie Priest

Boneshaker by Cherie Priest My rating: 3 of 5 stars The thing I liked the most from Cherie Priest’s Boneshaker are her wonderful detailed descriptions of this alternate world. She brings to life this interesting and strange alternate steam punk … Continue reading

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