Joan Oleck: Writer, Editor, Copy Editor

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Book Reviews

From The National newspaper in Abu Dhabi:
From The National Newspaper in Abu Dhabi

"Tourism, the biggest industry in the world, is rarely thought of that way, author Elizabeth Becker says," 
Review of Overbooked




"The Oil Kings: How the U.S., Iran, and Saudi Arabia Changed the Balance of Power in the Mideast"
Review of The Oil Kings



"The Last Rhinos: One Man's Fight for the Future of Africa's Behemoth
Review of The Last Rhinos



"How an NGO Is Raising African Crop Yields”

Review of The Last Hunger Season


From Bloomberg News

Review of Overbooked: "Costly Tests, Useless Procedures Harm Patients, Boost Profits"

Review of Remember Me: Caskets for the Obese, Eternal Reefs Await Baby-Boom Generation"

Review of The Disposable American: "Red Ink, Pink Slips: Mass Firings Become Common in U.S. Economy"

Review of Supreme Discomfort--biography of Justice Clarence Thomas