By Peter D. Beaulieu
The research submits to a refreshingly conversational tone, but in addition attracts incisively from a truly extensive pallet of heritage, literature, theater, theology, and simplifying and illuminating anecdotes (some of them first hand). An early bankruptcy outlines the “perfect typhoon” of the Sixties. Later chapters divulge the notice video games of the cultural elite, the saga of the kin via historical past and now its abrupt erosion, and the variation among any meandering “arc of historical past” and a extra grounded arc of relations—our rationalized “culture of demise” as opposed to a flourishing “human ecology.”
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