Search Results: "Charles R. Krivcher"


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NON-FICTION
Released: May 15, 2013

"A well-intentioned, heartfelt plea for fairness, but one unlikely to change minds."
A lawyer and retired soldier argues that Orthodox Jewish women should be fully included as rabbis, cantors and minyan members. Read full book review >

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PERSPECTIVES by Charles R. Barfield
Released: Aug. 3, 2012

"Passionate writing with a keen sense of rhythm and imagery, but this leaves the reader wishing for more substance."
A deeply personal volume of poetry and prose from social worker and community organizer Barfield. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 11, 2012

"Will provide argumentative intellectual ammunition for conservative book-buyers dissatisfied with the last four years."
A conservative scholar argues that Barack Obama's presidency represents the hidden decline of liberalism. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION

"An intriguing, wide-ranging essay on some of the most contentious issues in modern Christianity."
In his debut, Miller identifies how modern attitudes in organized Christianity can turn off potential parishioners. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 7, 2005

"<\b>Best appreciated by those who know the difference between debentures and dentures."
Gould, Rockefeller, Carnegie and Morgan, those legendary robber barons, weren't so bad after all, says financial writer Morris (Money, Greed, and Risk, 1999, etc.). Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 1996

"Although the promise of the title is not kept, tucked away in an appendix are some informative assessments of AARP's principal products, such as various types of insurance, mutual funds, and travel discounts. (Author tour)"
A cursory analysis of the structure and financing of Social Security and Medicare masquerading as an unveiling of the AARP. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 23, 2012

"An ambitious but overlong historical study."
In this historical overview, Morris (The Sages: Warren Buffett, George Soros, Paul Volcker, and the Maelstrom of Markets, 2009, etc.) asserts that American industry in its early days was far more concerned with growth and large-scale mass production than was Great Britain. Read full book review >

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HERE WE ARE NOW by Charles R. Cross
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 18, 2014

"A perfunctory accounting that reads like a stretched-out Sunday supplement article."
Routine assessment of Kurt Cobain's cultural influence. Read full book review >