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Old 08-23-2007, 03:05 AM   #1
Tony Ferous
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Default New Paleo books..

Anyone read these two books? I was just spammed about them from amazon.
I've all of Cordains stuff, so perhaps nothing new here...

Both are safe links:

Health Secrets of the Stone Age, Second Edition (Paperback)
by Philip J. Goscienski
http://www.amazon.com/dp/0975910205/...90160_pe_ar_v3


Orthomolecular Diet: The Paleolithic Paradigm (Hardcover)
by Richard L., M.D. Heinrich (Author)
http://www.amazon.com/dp/1577332016/...90160_pe_ar_v2
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Old 08-23-2007, 06:51 AM   #2
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I've read the first one...my sister bought it for me, so I felt obligated. You'll find my review 4 or 5 down (it's the one with 1 star...I'd give it 0 if I could): Reviews

I had a much more scathing review that disappeared after a few weeks (no foul language, just a very disapproving view of the book which apparently isn't allowed). Avoid the book. It's nonsense.
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Old 08-23-2007, 08:15 AM   #3
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Paleo is now the new trend....everyone will try and make their share off it. Wait till you see all these trainers that were doing "Super Core-ific" and "300" workouts all now switch to "Cavemen" training for their hollywood superstars....
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Old 08-23-2007, 09:13 AM   #4
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I've read the first one...my sister bought it for me, so I felt obligated. You'll find my review 4 or 5 down (it's the one with 1 star...I'd give it 0 if I could): Reviews

I had a much more scathing review that disappeared after a few weeks (no foul language, just a very disapproving view of the book which apparently isn't allowed). Avoid the book. It's nonsense.

My comment is OT, but I was surprised to read that Amazon deletes harsh criticism. I've never posted a review, but I do consider them (foolishly?) in making purchase decisions. I assume they don't filter out over-the-top favorable reviews ?

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Old 08-23-2007, 11:25 AM   #5
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I don't think Amazon deleted it. I think the author has the ability to go in and remove stuff. But I could be wrong. All I know is that the comment was there because I checked back for replies and then a few weeks later it was gone. I know that since I called out that my scathing review was removed, it has remained.
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