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It's not just a book thing!

Books that changed my life

by States Deputy Emilie Yerby No book has changed me more than Amartya Sen’s “Development as Freedom.” Lent to me in sixth-form by an insightful teacher, Sen’s take on international … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Simon Singh – Fermat’s Last Theorem (Review)

The basic ingredients for this book are an obscure yet initially simple piece of number theory and a 350 year long attempt to find irrefutable proof.  No one seems sure … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment