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The Patriarch by David Nasaw
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The Story of Philosophy by Will Durant
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The Everything Store by Brad Stone
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Double Down by Mark Halperin
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The Smartest Kids in the World by Amanda Ripley
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Excellent book that uses data and some heuristics to compare the sad and paltry state of the U.S. education system with leading countries such as Finland, South Korea, and Poland.

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- Having a rigorous teacher selection process is cri...more
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The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro
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Robert Caro's monumental work on the life of Robert Moses is a long read at 1,162 pages but is a compelling page-turner that will keep your interest. Acclaimed as one of the top 100 books written in the 20th century, winner of both the Pulitzer and t...more
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Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
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Heroes of History by Will Durant
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Coming Apart by Charles Murray
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This is an uncomfortable and unsettling book. 90% descriptive and 10% prescriptive.

The descriptive part details exactly how and why the top 20% and the bottom 30% of white America have "come apart" - financially, educationally, culturally, geographic...more
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