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Rallynow Supporting Member of TMP10 Oct 2018 7:07 a.m. PST

Some of these books would be so obvious, that they would not have read it. I would be much more likely to believe someone read the "Guns of August". But someone claiming to have read Durant's "History of Civilization" I would be more suspicious of that claim.

Personal logo PrivateSnafu Supporting Member of TMP10 Oct 2018 7:34 a.m. PST

I've only read:

1984
The Bible (partial)
Guns of August

Hardly braggadocios enough to be lying, but ya never know!

advocate11 Oct 2018 3:01 a.m. PST

If someone asked me "Have you read X" my answers would be truthful, and would vary between "Yes", "No" and "So long ago I remember little/nothing from it".
Unless defending some point for which I have no legitimate evidence.

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP11 Oct 2018 4:24 a.m. PST

I have to admit I have not read all of them – but I did slog through "The History" (albeit not in Greek)

Personal logo John the Greater Supporting Member of TMP11 Oct 2018 7:42 a.m. PST

I have read about 75% of them. I even have three copies of Sun Tzu.

Of course….I could be lying.

WillieB Supporting Member of TMP13 Oct 2018 3:29 p.m. PST

Again three
I haven't read. perhaps this poll should be reversed?

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian18 Oct 2018 8:56 p.m. PST

Reading About Lie Wargamers Books 5 Top? grin

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