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Malcolm X by Manning Marable
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Malcolm X's autobiography is a fascinating portrait of a man trying to find his way in a deeply racist state, but it's also frustratingly incomplete or inaccurate in many ways: exaggerating his early criminal career, eliding most of his political act ...more
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The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X
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A fascinating—and ultimately heartbreaking—story of one of the greatest Black figures to grace the civil rights movement. Yet Malcolm X had his own weaknesses: misogyny, occasional lurches into anti-Semitism, and an almost fanatical devotion to the N ...more
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Unit Operations by Ian Bogost
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The American Revolution by Gordon S. Wood
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My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
My Brilliant Friend
by Elena Ferrante
read in February, 2015
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Outstanding.

Most of the books I've read focus on the individual psychology of characters—their feelings, their wants, and their obstacles. But Ferrante manages to capture so much more in the interrelationship between the narrator (Lenu) and Lila, an
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My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
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American Tabloid by James Ellroy
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History class was never this exciting. Ellroy's AMERICAN TABLOID seduces you with bad news, spilling out the extortion, bribery, and killings that underlay the forces of history between 1958 and 1963.

Through it all are three fixers trying to play all
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Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
Revolutionary Road
by Richard Yates
read in January, 2015
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