By Peter D. Beaulieu
The research submits to a refreshingly conversational tone, but additionally attracts incisively from a really large pallet of background, 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 note video games of the cultural elite, the saga of the family members via background 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 dying” as opposed to a flourishing “human ecology.”
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