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Things I Didn't Know: A Memoir


The outspoken cultural critic and author of the bestselling "The Shock of the New" and "The Fatal Shore" now turns his eye inward in for this candid, ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 3.000

A man's life and times

by Yeah on Jul 26, 2007

Robert Hughes undoubtly has a perceptive mind and an elegant writing style laced with wit. This book for me is too self indulgent, yes its great to have little snips of "things I didn't know" but it wasn't a compelling read. One might argue that a memoir is suppose to be self indulgent, true, some do it better than others. He is great writer and critic, I prefer the critic on art...

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