The Tour de Montaigne (Montaigne's tower), where Montaigne's library was located, remains mostly unchanged since the sixteenth centur

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Moving on to the 3rd page of the book “Deep Work” – Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport. Few topics mentioned: Current intellectual capacity Psychology Neuroscience Going away from immediate pursuits Not shy of taking time off (from routine work) Michel De Montaigne Let us look at the wiki entry of the gentleman mentioned- Michel De Montaigne: Michel Eyquem de Montaigne, … Continue reading Book Reading – Deep Work – by Cal Newport Page 3

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Moving on to the 2nd page of the book “Deep Work” – Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport. Few mentions: Psychological Types by Carl Jung Differences between Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud Checking up on first item above, the wikipedia entry says the original German language edition, Psychologische Typen, was first published by Rascher Verlag, Zurich in 1921. In the book Jung … Continue reading Book Reading – Deep Work – by Cal Newport Page 2

Bollingen Tower as seen from Lake Zürich.

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Just began reading the book “Deep Work” – Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport. If I have to take the premise of “Deep Work” into reading this book as well, then the first page itself can take a few days to ruminate. For example, people and places mentioned on first page are: Swiss Village Bollingen Carl Jung India Mason Currey for … Continue reading Book Reading – Deep Work – by Cal Newport Page 1