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Book review: Roy Kepler's two revolutions

Original post made on Sep 27, 2012

Roy Kepler's life was a tale of two revolutions: one that gave rise to war protests, draft resisters and the bohemian, anti-establishment sensibilities of the late 1960s, and another one that brought paperback books to the masses and, in the process, redefined the bookstore as we know it.

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Posted by Praveen Madan
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Sep 27, 2012 at 8:10 am

Michael Doyle, the author of Radical Chapters, will be at Kepler's to give a talk about this book on Tuesday October 16th at 7pm. This is a free event and we invite everyone to join us. More info at...
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Posted by Norman
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Sep 28, 2012 at 9:42 am

At the first or old Kepler's I bought the three volumes of The Gulag Archipelago by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. They were in the Fiction Section.


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