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My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israe&hellip by Ari Shavit
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
A truly, gripping, fascinating book that explore the triumphs and moral ambiguities of zionism though personal experience reflection and interviews. Shavit writes with an intensity, passion and deep insight that held my attention throughout, and explores the evolution of the Israeli state and state of mind through interviews and reflections upon a choice selection of historical events. However, whilst consistently referencing the injustices inflicted upon the Palestinian people, at the level of moral implications he fails to square the circle either personally or collectively. Rather sadly his personal position appears to reflect the myopic view point that he challenges in others, and he… Read more
Air Swimmer Clown Fish by Wow! Stuff Air Swimmer
Air Swimmer Clown Fish by Wow! Stuff Air Swimmer
1.0 out of 5 stars appalling product, 31 Dec 2011
A truly appalling product. Undoubtably the worst piece of design I have ever seen. instructions don't correspond to parts. important parts missing. parts held together with unsightly sticky back tabs that take ages to apply and which come unstuck. sticky tape that doen't separate from the paper backing its attached to. tiny fiiddly parts that take multiple attempts to put together. A motor housing case that needed to be take apart to put the batteries in and once removed could only be attached with reams of cellotape. resorted to having to stick eight separate parts to the main body with cellotape as the sticky back pads and sticky tape they provide don't hold. Took 1.5 hours to put… Read more