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Monday
Mar212016

My Book Challenge - Update

Just finished Powell’s The Military Philosophers. What next?

I think I shall start on one of my major book projects - to read Proust’s À la Recherche du temps perdu in French (I read it in English translation more than 40 years ago). So here goes on the first volume,  Du Côté de chez Swann. Even just one volume of Proust is not exactly one of the shorter books I promised myself in my last update, so it will probably take me quite a while. Anyway, here goes:

« Longtemps, je me suis couché de bonne heure… »

 

Read Since January 24th:

The Evolution of Everything by Matt Ridley.

The Valley of Bones by Anthony Powell

Napoleon the Great (parts 1 and 2) by Andrew Roberts

In Parenthesis by David Jones

The Soldier’s Art by Anthony Powell

The Military Philosophers by Anthony Powell

Reader Comments (3)

Thankx.
March 22, 2016 at 16:42 | Unregistered CommenterRahul Rana
Bon courage!
March 23, 2016 at 22:34 | Unregistered CommenterJoshua Newman
Mark, are you stopping your daily blogs?
March 24, 2016 at 20:14 | Unregistered CommenterNico

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