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The Invention of Morel (New York Review Books Classics)

  • New York Review of Books
Jorge Luis Borges declared The Invention of Morel a masterpiece of plotting, comparable to The Turn of the Screw and Journey to the Center of the Earth. Set on a mysterious island, Bioy's novella is a story of suspense and exploration, as well as a wonderfully unlikely romance, in which every detail is at once crystal clear and deeply mysterious. Inspired by Bioy Casares's fascination with the movie star Louise Brooks, The Invention of Morel has gone on to live a secret life of its own. Greatly

World Patent Marketing Review Committee Approves The Finishing Pole Antenna Cover, A New Decorative Invention For Automobiles

World Patent Marketing Reviews A New Decorative Invention. Will The Fishing Pole Antenna Cover Be the Next World Patent Marketing Low Cost Success Story? World Patent Marketing, a vertically integrated manufacturer and engineer of patented products …
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Book review: “Enter Helen: The Invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the Rise of the Modern Single Woman,” by Brooke Hauser

When I was a teenager, I would always perk up when a talk-show host announced that he was about to introduce a woman who knew a lot about sex. This was back when information on the subject was still hard to come by, so the prospect of some ravishing, free …
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The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution by David Wootton review – a big bang moment

The birth of science in Europe was the greatest revolution of all, argues this dazzling polemic What is modernity and when did it begin? The answer depends a lot on the nationality and specialism of the historian you ask. Italians favour the achievements …
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Advanced Auto Parts and Rain Guard Windows Is What Is Keeping The World Patent Marketing Review Team Up All Night

World Patent Marketing, a vertically integrated manufacturer and engineer of patented products, announces Rain Guard Windows, an automotive invention that automatically closes a vehicle’s windows when it rains or snows. “The Global Auto Parts and …
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‘My Million Dollar Invention’ review: Smithsonian channel begins ambitious eight-part series

WE ALL dream of the Big Idea, the one that will make us stupid rich. Most of those dreams just don’t involve inventing, say, the electric chair. Smithsonian’s ambitious new eight-part series tracks the development of several dozen inventions that did …
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