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John Gillis "The Human Shore"
August 22, 2013  
John Gillis

Humankind's obsession with living near the ocean. The good, the bad and the sandy.

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Host Keith Shortall was joined by

John Gillis: author of "Islands of the Mind"; "A World of Their Own Making: Myth Ritual, and the Quest for Family Values"; and "Commemorations". A professor of history emeritus at Rutgers University, he now divides his time between two coasts: Northern California and Maine.



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