Crawling From the Wreckage

Crawling From the Wreckage

Book - 2011
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In this illuminating collection of columns, journalist Gwynne Dyer ferrets out the signs of hope - without overlooking the issues that remain seemingly intractable. Acerbic and iconoclastic, Dyer has never been afraid to call 'em like he sees 'em, and we are all the better for his trademark candour and breadth of knowledge. For anyone seeking to understand the larger forces that shape out society and out world, <i>Crawling from the Wreckage</i> is essential reading.
Publisher: Toronto :, Vintage Canada,, 2011
Edition: Vintage Canada edition
ISBN: 9780307358929
0307358925
Characteristics: vii, 359 pages ; 21 cm

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max200
Apr 15, 2015

I believe Dyer is not published in Canada . There is a history about this. Too bad, because he is a very bright guy especially about Canadian political affairs.
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beautykitty
Sep 23, 2011

Lots of good information. Easy to read.

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haPPY_FUn_baLL
May 13, 2011

Gwynne Dyer is an entertaining columnist and this collection of articles is quite engrossing. Although he prefaces the book to say the material reflects a slightly optimistic look at the future (he actually just says there's a chance we're not totally f**ked), I didn't share his glimmer of hope.

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JohnFDavidson
Jan 30, 2011

Gwyne Dyer is one of my favorite writers and a good reason to read the Spectator. This book is his columns arranged to cover some topics. It is uncanny how well he analyzes political situations around the world. He does not follow the lines presented in mainstream television, but a much deeper understanding.

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Oct 30, 2010

Easy read, a compilation of some of his columns on a range of subjects (wish I knew what paper, if any, carried his column here), plenty of insight and opinion too.

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