Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(in ancient Greece or Rome) a great public sacrifice, originally of a hundred oxen OR an extensive loss of life for some cause

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hecatombs
hecatomb



the exactly contemporary hecatombs on the Western front

—p.56 De Profundis (54) by George Steiner
notable
2 years, 3 months ago


a hecatomb of human effort sacrificed at the false altar of Murthy's ego

—p.42 by Antonio Garcia Martinez
uncertain
2 years, 4 months ago