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17th Century

What I’m Reading: September 2017

I’ve been thinking in very broad and still tentative terms about my next major research project, which will not – so help me Clio! – focus on late 20th century U.S. intellectual history.  I’m ready to roam a little bit in terms of periodization and scope; I’ve got the range for it. Besides, life’s too short to put off doing whatever it is that enlivens your mind or enlarges your soul.  So I’ve been doing a little bit of off-road reading, and I’ve really enjoyed it. Here are my picks (and pics) for the month of September. Books I read: Read more