by Ki LongfellowBook : Fiction  |  First paperback edition
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Nothing else like it   (2010-06-11)
There's not much out there about Hypatia of Alexandria and what there is isn't world class. Kind of understandable considering what's left of her work and her life. But reading this "novel," got me as close to her as I ever expect to get. This is a wonderful book and though it might...
When movie arrives   (2009-11-13)
When the movie called AGORA is allowed to play in this county (think it has a release date of sometime in December 2009), the sales of this book should jump. As Americans we haven't heard about Hypatia of Alexandria but when the movie opens that will change for a lot of people. And then...
Out of the Shadows   (2009-09-30)
A beautiful book about a forgotten woman I suspect is coming back with a huge bang. This is the book that will show her most thrillingly. Great read. Great woman.
I am now a humble fan   (2009-09-15)
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I'm still sniffling. This is more than historical literature,...
Brilliant second in series   (2009-09-10)
After I read The Secret Magdalene by this author, I could not wait to read her next book, also a work with the search for eternal meaning at its core. This one concerns Hypatia of Alexandria, one of the world's brilliant forgotten women. Hypatia was a mathematician, a philosopher (the...