Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

a subjugated population group that formed the main population of Laconia and Messenia, the territory controlled by Sparta (in Ancient Greece)

7

you are placed beside us, helots of the intelligence, as our living reproof

—p.7 Letters to a German Friend (1) default author
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you are placed beside us, helots of the intelligence, as our living reproof

—p.7 Letters to a German Friend (1) default author
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(noun) the doctrines or practices of the Pharisees / (noun) pharisaical character, spirit, or attitude; hypocrisy

69

there is a lay pharisaism in which I shall strive not to indulge

—p.69 The Unbeliever and Christians (67) default author
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there is a lay pharisaism in which I shall strive not to indulge

—p.69 The Unbeliever and Christians (67) default author
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(noun) an encyclical letter / (noun) a papal letter to the bishops of the church as a whole or to those in one country

71

it was in the style of the encyclicals

—p.71 The Unbeliever and Christians (67) default author
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it was in the style of the encyclicals

—p.71 The Unbeliever and Christians (67) default author
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(noun) a machine in which work is rotated about a horizontal axis and shaped by a fixed tool / (verb) to cut or shape with a lathe

90

there is no possible freedom for the man tied to his lathe all day

—p.90 Bread and Freedom (87) default author
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there is no possible freedom for the man tied to his lathe all day

—p.90 Bread and Freedom (87) default author
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a discourse between two or more people holding different points of view about a subject but wishing to establish the truth through reasoned arguments

92

that cynical dialectic which sets up injustice against enslavement while strengthening one by the other

—p.92 Bread and Freedom (87) default author
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that cynical dialectic which sets up injustice against enslavement while strengthening one by the other

—p.92 Bread and Freedom (87) default author
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(adjective) not capable of being atoned for / (adjective) implacable unappeasable

127

condemned to inflicting the greatest possible pain on each other, inexpiably

—p.127 Letter to an Algerian Militant (126) default author
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condemned to inflicting the greatest possible pain on each other, inexpiably

—p.127 Letter to an Algerian Militant (126) default author
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(noun) any of three snake-haired sisters in Greek mythology whose appearance turns the beholder to stone / (noun) an ugly or repulsive woman

141

So they wait, and one day the Gorgon devours them

thought it had something to do with Medusa but forgot the exact context

—p.141 Appeal for a Civilian Truce (131) default author
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So they wait, and one day the Gorgon devours them

thought it had something to do with Medusa but forgot the exact context

—p.141 Appeal for a Civilian Truce (131) default author
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(verb) to promote the growth or development of; rouse incite

146

fomenting trouble in the Middle East

one of those words that I think I know the definition of but never actually bothered to look up

—p.146 Algeria 1958 (143) default author
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fomenting trouble in the Middle East

one of those words that I think I know the definition of but never actually bothered to look up

—p.146 Algeria 1958 (143) default author
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(adjective) indigenous native / (adjective) formed or originating in the place where found

147

The right of 1,200,000 autochthonous French people to exist

—p.147 Algeria 1958 (143) default author
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The right of 1,200,000 autochthonous French people to exist

—p.147 Algeria 1958 (143) default author
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a reference to Janos Kadar, a Hungarian communist leader who assumed power in 1956 with the putative support but not the trust of the Soviet Union (I think)

148

the risk of an encircling that would lead to the Kadarization of Europe

I think in this case it means all of Europe would become a Soviet Union puppet state?

—p.148 Algeria 1958 (143) default author
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the risk of an encircling that would lead to the Kadarization of Europe

I think in this case it means all of Europe would become a Soviet Union puppet state?

—p.148 Algeria 1958 (143) default author
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