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"Before you know it as the years go by, you're just like other people you have seen, with all those peculiar human ailments. Just another vehicle for temper and vanity and rashness and all the rest. Who wants it? Who needs it? These things occupy the place where a man's soul should be." -- Henderson the Rain King

Wednesday, October 03, 2007

Palestine

Book #38 this year was Joe Sacco's Palestine.

Want to understand the Israeli-Palestinian conflict? Skip your newspapers and read this. Sacco goes behind the lines to deliver an inside look at the people behind the war. Sadly we're about 15 years out from when this was written and not all that much has changed.

Wikipedia page for the book
Fantagraphics Sacco page


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