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#1261    ReaperS_ParadoX

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 05:32 AM

View PostVenom!, on 09 December 2012 - 05:16 PM, said:

The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum.

I've never seen the movies but I'd like to get the original trilogy read before I watch them.
I once was in that boat also the books are pretty good though

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 06:39 AM

This thread.


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Posted 19 December 2012 - 07:35 AM

I swear to God, El, I opened this thread with the exact intention of posting what you just did. Freaky stuff!


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Posted 19 December 2012 - 03:52 PM

The Book of Revelation by St John the Divine.  There was a man who knew where his towel was.

Life is a hideous business, and from the background behind what we know of it peer daemoniacal hints of truth which make it sometimes a thousandfold more hideous.

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 04:32 PM

'The Way of Shadows' by Brent Weeks...now I have to find the next book in the series!

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 08:03 PM

Well that was a shaky re-introduction to the UFO subject.
There was really no startling insights if truth be told.
Just one groups life story that went from plain UFO spotting to a collective hallucation.
It was all about a series of contacts with Lenston an "alien" with stubble and moccasins.
But you've got to admire the groups togetherness and unity even when they lost touch.
Tbh it was more like a psychic thing than an alien visitation.
This Lenston wasn't actually spotted beside an UFO.
Tbh I'm going back to my ropy crime thrillers.



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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:56 AM

A Civil War: A History by Harry Hansen

There are three much venerated single volumes on the Civil War. This is one of them and the most unbiased of the lot.

The others are:

Ordeal By Fire: A Short History Of The Civil War by Fletcher Pratt

Battle Cry For Freedom: The Civil War Era by James M McPherson

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 06:27 PM

John Macken: Trial By Blood.

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 08:43 PM

J.T Brannan: Origin


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Posted 26 December 2012 - 11:57 AM

Currently reading : A Dance With Dragons

Previous book was " A Heretic Queen" by Michelle Moran I give it :tsu: :tsu: :tsu: :tsu:

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Posted 26 December 2012 - 03:39 PM

Origin is a great piece of speculative fiction.
You've got the Annuraki who were originally humans.
They lived on Atlantis which turned out to be a spaceship.
So it launched off when a cataclysm struck the planet.
During their travels they couldn't find a planet so they had to stay where they are.
They evolved into the greys we know and love because of the lack of sunshine.
Later on they were trying to open a wormhole between them and CERN.
Presumably to release some flesh-eating plague but sparing a select group of powerful men.
It's this group that were trying through their chief enforcer called Eldridge to tie up loose ends.
However their opposition was a tribe of native Americans and a scientist.
The wormhole did open up but it was so damaged it ended up being a time portal.

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 01:54 AM

I was reading 1984, but I've kind of been on hiatus with regards to reading the past week or so... I'll have to get back to it.

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 11:07 AM

Budd Hopkins and Carol Rainey: Sight Unseen

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 07:33 PM

I'm reading the hilarious Bleak Expectations by Mark Evans and am dipping into Telling Dildrams and Talking Whiff Whaff by William Holloway.


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Posted 30 December 2012 - 06:38 PM

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