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U.S.A., by John Dos Passos

John Dos Passos (1896-1970) is not among the most celebrated names in American literature anymore, but several of his books had major cultural impact when they were published in the first half of the 20th Century. An ambulance driver during … Continue reading

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They Walked Like Men, by Clifford Simak

In the comments of my last review of Simak’s work, a 1970 novel named Out of Their Heads,┬áit was suggested (in agreement with the critical convention), that the book was published after the author’s creative prime. I ended up giving … Continue reading

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