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  • Hardcover
  • 368
  • God Save Texas A Journey Into the Soul of the Lone Star State
  • Lawrence Wright
  • English
  • 27 August 2018
  • 9780525520108

10 thoughts on “God Save Texas A Journey Into the Soul of the Lone Star State

  1. says:

    What a treat to have read God Save Texas after reading Sam Anderson's Boom Town about Oklahoma City and Lou Berney's November Road a novel ab

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    Audiobooknarrated by the author Lawrence Wright winner of the Pulitzer Prize for book “The Looming Tower”This is my first book by Lawrence Wrightwhich is entertaining and informative’fascinating info’ I sure wouldn’t hesitate reading any one of Wright’s other books — each one are interesting topics issues Twins and what they tell usThe Terror Years from Al aeda to the Islamic StateScientologyanimal welfare “ The

  3. says:

    My introduction to Lawrence Wright is God Save Texas A Journey Into the Soul of the Lone Star State Anyone who savors long reads in Texas Monthly or the New Yorker should feel right at home with this terrific book

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    This is a fast and fabulous smart and funny readthe kind that reads so effortlessly because the author has a lifetime of writing exp

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    With summer approaching I find myself drawn to books set in warmer locations Each summer I also search for a travelogue that takes me along the open roads Although not exactly a travelogue when a group in the nonfiction book club started readi

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    If you have ever had a friend who can´t stop bragging about himself begins the conversation following one topic just for you to realize uickly that he has meanwhile slipped into an unrelated digression constantly dropping names regardless of what people around him talk about then you know how it feels to read God Save Te

  7. says:

    If America interests you in any way you'll almost certainly get something out of God Save Texas As an Americanophile who recently visited Dallas and Austin reading the book was fascinating and enjoyableI'm afraid I've never heard of Lawrence Wright but his diverse career and connections afford him the most intimate of insights into the artistic and political worlds of Texas and beyond in the case of presidential politi

  8. says:

    I have learned so many things about Houston`s history and Texas from this book I liked it very much It is a book that explains embraces and forewarns about the TEXAN evolution Anyone with an interest in Texas or US politics will enjoy it very much I love reading books like this when the narrative flows effortlessly and you can stop and sip your tea and do your thing and come back and continue where you've left

  9. says:

    A nice glimpse into the current cultural political and social environment of the Lone Star State Wright also includes some interesting historical tidbits and introduces us to several fascinating and oftentimes hilarious characters I laughed a lot while reading this Not just for Texans either Anyone interested in

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    Oh boy

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God Save Texas A Journey Into the Soul of the Lone Star State

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About the Author: Lawrence Wright

There is than one author with this nameLawrence Wright is a Pulitzer Prize winning American author screenwriter staff writer for The New Yorker magazine and fellow at the Center for Law and Security at the New York University School of Law He is a graduate of Tulane University and for two years taught at the American University in Cairo in EgyptWright graduated from Woodrow Wilson High