Category: Books & Music

Spot.PH: 10 Great Books to Buy With Your Holiday Bonus

Tweet   10 Great Books to Buy With Your Holiday Bonus Manuel L. Quezon III shares his reading-list favorites by Manuel L. Quezon III Dec 22, 2016   (SPOT.ph) Yes, there’s that hugely expensive limited-edition pair of sneakers and that bottle of trendy gin you want to get, but a good book can be just …

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What the??

Tweet On a purchase of books costing Php 216.50 and shipped by the bookseller to Manila, the Post Office, upon receipt, then issued the following: Tentative Assesment Sheet Customs Duty 49.01 Tariff Heading $396.95 x 46.66 Exchange Rate Php 18,522 Dutiable Value in peso x 5% Rate of Duty Php 926 Total Customs Duty Value …

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Book of the Week

Tweet “The World Without Us” (Alan Weisman)

Book of the week

Tweet “Democracy and Populism: Fear and Hatred” (John Lukacs)

“Pwede Na! The Complete Pinoy Guide to Retirement and Estate Planning” launch!

Tweet Pwede Na! The Complete Pinoy Guide to Retirement and Estate Planning , published by Platypus Publishing, is being launched today at 6 pm at Powerbooks, Greenbelt. Do join us.

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Tweet “Nixon Agonistes: The Crisis of the Self-Made Man” (Garry Wills)

Book of the Week

Tweet “The Paradox of Revolution: Labor, the State, and Authoritarianism in Mexico” (Kevin J. Middlebrook)

Book of the Week

Tweet “A Diplomatic History of the Philippine Republic: The First Years, 1946-1961” (Milton Walter Meyer)

Book of the Week

Tweet “The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable” (Nassim Nicholas Taleb)

Book of the Week

Tweet Crossover Leadership in Asia: Staying Whole in Two Halves, by InciteGov, see reviews by Sylvia Mayuga and Rina Jimenez-David.

Book of the Week

Tweet “The Rise and Fall of Class in Britain (Leonard Hastings Schoff Lectures)” (David Cannadine)

Book of the Week

Tweet PROFILES ENCOURAGE: Ordinary Filipinos Making an Extraordinary Difference