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  1. says:

    Picked up this book because Dud was reading it on Lodge 49 and I'd read Connell's Son of the Morning Star previously Really enjoyed The White Lantern Historical essays on less mainstream stuff like Vikings South Pole Exploration and Astronomy There's an undercurrent of wry humor borderline sarcasm throughout the book that

  2. says:

    I have to give this 5 stars because Connell somehow managed to write an educational historical book of essays something I

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    This book is a gem that I return to every couple of years It is a collection of historical essays covering the breadth of human history Evan Connell is the ultimate autodidact and his knowledge about obscure but important events is encyclopedic He writes with a wry style that makes his books a joy even though so

  4. says:

    A seuel of sorts to Connell's A Long Desire every bit as mind blowing to anyone unfamiliar with its subjects the exploration often by eccentrics of forgotten ignored or misunderstood realms and perhaps a tad tedio

  5. says:

    A great book A Long Desire was mostly about man's desire and find This one focuses on what e know enough about to KNOW but have lost enough of to never know for sure The Mayans the Etruscans et al The essay is a lost art and Connell was a master of it

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    This is a pretty cool book of sprawling essays on obscure but interesting history stuff like the Vikings in Greenland early anthropology and the many hoaxes and misapprehensions it overcame and the nastier details of Antarctic exploration

  7. says:

    Excellent essays covering a wide range of science and history

  8. says:

    Almost rambling in the way it jumps from topic to topic

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