Book Reviews

Review of Empires of the Sky

Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men’s Epic Duel to Rule the World by Alexander Rose My rating: 5 of 5 stars Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men’s Epic Duel to Rule the Skies is

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Review of Empires of the Sky

Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men’s Epic Duel to Rule the World by Alexander Rose My rating: 5 of 5 stars Empires of the Sky: Zeppelins, Airplanes, and Two Men’s Epic Duel to Rule the Skies is

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Who Shares Taste in Books

Just a very quick data crunch and visualisation. In the Gentleman’s Book Club, everyone makes a suggestion on our next read and we democratically decide that read by each ranking our own preferences. The top book is our read. Throughout

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Who Shares Taste in Books

Just a very quick data crunch and visualisation. In the Gentleman’s Book Club, everyone makes a suggestion on our next read and we democratically decide that read by each ranking our own preferences. The top book is our read. Throughout

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Review of The Pilgrim Conspiracy

The Pilgrim Conspiracy by Jeroen Windmeijer My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Pilgrim Conspiracy promises a tale in the style of Dan Brown, and it delivers. Connecting Freemasonry with the Pilgrim trek from England to Leiden and eventually to

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Review of The Pilgrim Conspiracy

The Pilgrim Conspiracy by Jeroen Windmeijer My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Pilgrim Conspiracy promises a tale in the style of Dan Brown, and it delivers. Connecting Freemasonry with the Pilgrim trek from England to Leiden and eventually to

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Learn Python Quickly

Learn Python Quickly: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learning Python, Even If You’re New to Programming by Code Quickly My rating: 5 of 5 stars Learn Python Quickly is a new (and exceptionally handily accomplished) beginner’s guide to Python by

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Learn Python Quickly

Learn Python Quickly: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learning Python, Even If You’re New to Programming by Code Quickly My rating: 5 of 5 stars Learn Python Quickly is a new (and exceptionally handily accomplished) beginner’s guide to Python by

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ReReview of Flashman

A quick review of a re-read.It’s been a couple decades since first reading the series and by and large it has stood well the test of time.The historical context of the publishing of the novel always remains a good tale.

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ReReview of Flashman

A quick review of a re-read.It’s been a couple decades since first reading the series and by and large it has stood well the test of time.The historical context of the publishing of the novel always remains a good tale.

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Review of Escaping Dreamland

This review is based on a pre-released copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. It is scheduled to be released in September of 2020. Escaping Dreamland by Charlie Lovett My rating: 5 of 5 star Escaping

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Review of Escaping Dreamland

This review is based on a pre-released copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. It is scheduled to be released in September of 2020. Escaping Dreamland by Charlie Lovett My rating: 5 of 5 star Escaping

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Review of Three Cheers for Me

I cannot believe that I have not reviewed this favourite until now. I had collected a few words about the longer series that comprise The Collected Bandy Papers (Vols 1 – 9) in a previous post. They are modern day

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Review of Three Cheers for Me

I cannot believe that I have not reviewed this favourite until now. I had collected a few words about the longer series that comprise The Collected Bandy Papers (Vols 1 – 9) in a previous post. They are modern day

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Review of The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria

The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World’s Most Glamorous Ship by Greg King and Penny Wilson My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World’s Most

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Review of The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria

The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World’s Most Glamorous Ship by Greg King and Penny Wilson My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World’s Most

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Review of Chicago’s Great Fire

Chicago’s Great Fire The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City by Carl Smith My rating: 4 of 5 stars Carl Smith’s upcoming Chicago’s Great Fire: The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City is an exhaustively researched

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Review of Chicago’s Great Fire

Chicago’s Great Fire The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City by Carl Smith My rating: 4 of 5 stars Carl Smith’s upcoming Chicago’s Great Fire: The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City is an exhaustively researched

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Review of the Glass Hotel

The marketing bumph for this novel is honest and factual and captures the very bare plot outline. In that, it does this novel a severe disservice. The Glass Hotel is experiential. As she did her previous novel Station Eleven, St.

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Review of the Glass Hotel

The marketing bumph for this novel is honest and factual and captures the very bare plot outline. In that, it does this novel a severe disservice. The Glass Hotel is experiential. As she did her previous novel Station Eleven, St.

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