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Ajax, the Dutch, the War

Ajax, the Dutch, the War, Simon Kuper

This book was enjoyable but I think would have gotten more out of it if I had a better knowledge of World War II and the cultural and political happenings of the Netherlands and Europe. 188 more words

Books

Ordinary and original

You could say that this post is a follow-up to the one on the virtues of staying ordinary. But, chronologically, this one should have appeared earlier. 354 more words

Human Evolution

Moments that matter

I’ve had it in mind to write a general post about football for a while, as opposed to my usual Celtic centric posts.  The topic I had in mind to discuss was that of the importance placed on individual  725 more words

Football