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re: What's the most amazing book no one (you know) ever read?
bcarso   10/10/2012 3:35:12 PM
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I wasn't able to finish Winter's Tale at the time, many years ago, so I might revisit it. I do remember that I was impressed that Helprin's word processor was, exclusively, a Mont Blanc fountain pen. Brad

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Max The Magnificent   10/10/2012 1:40:43 PM
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I've not read that, but when I was in Oslo, Norway earlier this year I went to the Kon-Tiki Museum to see Thor Heyerdahl's raft and then to the Fram Museum next door wehere I saw the Fram - -the boat that was used by Roald Amundsen in his southern polar expedition from 1910 to 1912

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Max The Magnificent   10/10/2012 1:34:59 PM
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Hi Raul -- I would LOVE to hear what you think about this book (I'd also love to hear how YOU describe it to other people when you've finished :-)

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re: What's the most amazing book no one (you know) ever read?
seaEE   10/10/2012 3:46:22 AM
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Well I am intrigued enough to want to see the movie! One of my favorite books is Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing.

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RaulHuertas   10/10/2012 3:25:14 AM
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I'll read it :)

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Max The Magnificent   10/9/2012 6:19:07 PM
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According to the Wikipedia ( http://bit.ly/OlBBBp ) a Film Adaptation of Winter's Tale is planned. This could be MAGNIFICENT ... or if could be a DISASTER ... I'm hoping for the best...

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