Peter Watson
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The Best Books of 2014: Nonfiction
8 Jan 2015 // 9:30 PM

The truth may be stranger than fiction, but as the numerous nonfiction books of 2014 also attest, it's often the truest stories that are the most gripping.

The German Genius: Europe's Third Renaissance
24 Aug 2010 // 5:00 PM

In 18th century Germany, new beliefs, new tempers, new ways of thinking were taking place. Many of the new ideas transformed Europe and would also transform North America.

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'The Age of Atheists' Considers That Beyond Reason or Religion, Our Quest for Meaning Endures
27 Mar 2014 // 9:30 PM

Who will choose this enriching and rewarding removal from reality TV and manufactured distraction? Who will walk the course mapped in these heady pages, along a sobering path of self-awareness of our fragile presence surrounded by darkness and mystery?

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Truth and Other Restrictions: 'True Detective' - Episode 7 - "Black Maps and Motel Rooms"

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"Series creator Nic Pizzolatto constructs the entire season on a simple exchange: death seems to be the metaphysical wage of knowledge.

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