There are a host of reasons to read this book if you are a science fiction fan, and even if you’re not. Jerry Pournelle has put together an adventure story that is gripping from start to finish: Starswarm. Continue reading “Starswarm”
My current car book (popping in the CDs, very old school) is a biography of James Madison. It’s good, and I’ll maybe do a review of it later, but I want to talk about a comment I heard this morning that the biographer makes as he is describing how Madison and Jefferson first conceived of the Republican (now Democrat) party.