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DKV

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731 days ago

I just finished a must read book for all christian believers. Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo. If you are interested I can add details.

-- 2014 will be a different year...at least for me it will.


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redryder

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#1 posted 731 days ago

I recently read Wood Magazine and the new Rockler catalog…..............

-- mike...............

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#2 posted 731 days ago

Ameritopia, by Mark R Levin.

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DKV

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#3 posted 731 days ago

The Ameritopia review looks good but it would cost me $12.99 for the kindle edition. I will wait until the justice department sorts out apple and the publishers…

-- 2014 will be a different year...at least for me it will.

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#4 posted 731 days ago

Christopher Hitchens- god is NOT great, how religion poisons everything. Great book for all believers to read. Also Sam Harris- End of Faith

-- Save lives, ease suffering, reduce morbidity and mortality, stomp out pestilence and disease, postpone the inevitable, and fake compassion. The Paramedics Creed

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#5 posted 731 days ago

These days I mostly read non-fiction.

I just finished, Guitarmaking: Tradition and Technology: A Complete Reference for the Design & Construction of the Steel-String Folk Guitar & the Classical Guitar by Jonathan Natelson & William Cumpiano. Though a bit dated it is an outstanding reference for guitar building.

Also,
Making Musical Instruments by Hand by Jay Havighurst (Excellent simple but functional projects)
Making Simple Musical Instruments by Bart Hopkins (Mixed, some good, some not so good like the styrofoam cooler guitar)
Making Musical Instruments by Irving Sloane (Good book, the instruments are more complex)

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

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#6 posted 731 days ago

Wormil,
Thanks for mentioning those. I have been considering trying to build a guitar. I play a little and some that I have seen on LJs have given me inspiration.

-- Patrick, Helicopters don't fly. They beat the air into submission.

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murch

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#7 posted 731 days ago

I almost never read a book written by a woman but I have just finished “The Help” and found it to be
an excellent diversion.
Every time I put it down I soon began looking forward to getting back to it.
For me, that’s a good sign in a book.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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jmos

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#8 posted 731 days ago

“A Universe from Nothing” by Lawrence Krauss; an outstanding overview of modern cosmology

-- John

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#9 posted 731 days ago

Unix Made Easy (3rd Ed), computer nerd stuff, written by a nerd for nerds like me.

-- "It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so." - Mark Twain

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#10 posted 731 days ago

Usually anything by Andre Norton works for me…

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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#11 posted 731 days ago

I just finished Empire of the summer moon. About the rise and fall of the commanche nation. Excellent book by S. C. Gwynne.

-- Steve - Wasilla, Alaska

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helluvawreck

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#12 posted 731 days ago

“Walden”, by Henry David Thoreau

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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superstretch

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#13 posted 730 days ago

Twilight series. Lots and lots of twilight.

Kidding.. Actually I’m re reading the Hobbit in preparation for the movie coming out in December

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

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madts

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#14 posted 730 days ago

Any of you read “Agent Garbo”. Just got it and looking forward to a good reading day.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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bandit571

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#15 posted 730 days ago

Just finished ‘The Woodwright’s Workbook” , by Roy Underhill.

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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