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Pete Buttigieg

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Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg is an American politician and former U.S. Navy officer who served in the War in Afghanistan and as the 32nd mayor of South Bend, Indiana.
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Ulysses
James Joyce - Jun 15, 2020 (first published in 1922)
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Loosely based on the Odyssey, this landmark of modern literature follows ordinary Dubliners in 1904. Capturing a single day in the life of Dubliner Leopold Bloom, his friends Buck Mulligan and Stephen Dedalus, his wife Molly, and a scintillating cast of supporting characters, Joyce pushes Celtic lyricism and vulgarity to splendid extremes. Captivat...
Pete Buttigieg
Feb 08, 2019
Ulysses by James Joyce. People view it as this inaccessible, mysterious, complicated opus... but it's a very democratic book, about a guy going through life and the incredible depth and meaning to be found in the everyday.      source
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics
Carlo Rovelli - Feb 29, 2016
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All the beauty of modern physics in fewer than a hundred pages.This is a book about the joy of discovery. A playful, entertaining, and mind-bending introduction to modern physics, it's already a major bestseller in Italy and the United Kingdom. Carlo Rovelli offers surprising—and surprisingly easy to grasp—explanations of general relativity, quantu...
Pete Buttigieg
May 08, 2017
@tarmanderr @Happy_Warriors @NormOrnstein There's a little book called "Seven Brief Lessons on Physics" which is beautifully done--good bedtime read      source
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