Danny Yee's Book Reviews

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Latest reviews (all recent reviews)
The Invisible Killer (Gary Fuller)
The Rising Global Threat of Air Pollution and How We Can Fight Back
Clearing the Air (Tim Smedley)
The Beginning and the End of Air Pollution
The Origins of the Anglo-Saxons (Jean Manco)
Decoding the Ancestry of the English
The Stolen Bicycle (Wu Ming-Yi)
- a spiralling exploration of memory and history in Taiwan
Music by the Numbers (Eli Maor)
From Pythagoras to Schoenberg
The Doll's Alphabet (Camilla Grudova)
- dark and grimy but strangely uplifting short stories
*Darwin's Rival (Christiane Dorion, Harry Tennant)
Alfred Russel Wallace and the Search for Evolution

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