Ron Strutt

"Ron Strutt"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 95% (19 of 20)
Location: Surrey, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 735,770 - Total Helpful Votes: 19 of 20
Sennheiser HD201 Closed Dynamic Stereo headphones by Sennheiser
0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
These were very disappointing. I have some Sennheiser HD202 headphones but I don't find them too comfortable to wear and they're not as good as some I've had at keeping out external sounds. The HD201s are better in the first respect but the sound quality is awful. It's as though I'm listening with cotton wool stuffed in my ears.

They may have been relatively cheap but, if you don't get reasonable sound quality, cheap can just mean nasty. Thet're certainly not value for money.
Rural Rides (Penguin Classics) by William Cobbett
Rural Rides (Penguin Classics) by William Cobbett
19 of 19 people found the following review helpful
We think that recent decades have seen the greatest possible changes that mankind could possibly go through. We're wrong.

William Cobbett lived through an era that was breathtaking in the change that it experienced. The agrarian economy that had sustained the country for centuries was being pushed aside by the industrial revolution, indeed, agriculture was about to experience deep decline. In politics, the loss of the American colonies - the first step in the end of the Empire - still haunted the country. The age of patrician rule was about to yield - if no more than that - with the Reform Act of 1832.

Cobbett exemplifies the contradictions of this age - passionately… Read more