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User Review  - lincolnpan - LibraryThing

This is a book you are supposed to like and Christopher Hitchens is an author you are supposed to be provoked and inspired by. But the essays here were so hit or miss - the section on the middle east ... Read full review

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User Review  - kellifrobinson - LibraryThing

This was not my first foray into the work of Hitchens. I read God is Not Great as well as several Vanity Fair articles prior to this set of essays. This book, however, illuminated the huge gap in ... Read full review

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User Review  - JonArnold - LibraryThing

It’s a testament to Hitchens’ fecund mind that a collection covering the last decade or so of his life runs to well over 700 pages. It’s equal testament to his consistent excellence that at no point ... Read full review

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User Review  - jphamilton - LibraryThing

Hitchens had a staggeringly encyclopedic mind, one that brought obscure references to all manner of history, culture, beast, or man. As he so clearly shows with the range of topics in this hefty ... Read full review

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User Review  - ScoutJ - LibraryThing

A collection of book reviews and articles (both online and print), Arguably covers almost every conceivable topic. The book reviews cover 18c to the present and most geographic areas of the world ... Read full review

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User Review  - everfresh1 - LibraryThing

I don't always agree with Christopher Hitchens - probably very few people do due to his very independent and original no-hole-barred and no-cow is-sacred approach. However the man was brilliant and ... Read full review

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User Review  - EricKibler - LibraryThing

Ah, these politically polarized days we live in. We are constantly fed the idea that we must accept one of two predigested slates of beliefs. If you're a "conservative", you must be pro-gun rights and ... Read full review

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User Review  - HadriantheBlind - LibraryThing

This is a delightful book, a wide sampling of Hitchens' thought. Although he is most renowned for his antitheism and fierce condemnation of all organized religion, he reveals himself to be a very ... Read full review

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User Review  - Gregorio_Roth - LibraryThing

This is one I would like to buy. I have listened to every essay though. Read full review

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User Review  - Gregorio_Roth - LibraryThing

This is one I would like to buy. I have listened to every essay though. Read full review


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