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Lost City Radio by Daniel Alarcón
Lost City Radio
by Daniel Alarcón (Goodreads Author)
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Herzog by Saul Bellow
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The Zinn Reader by Howard Zinn
The Zinn Reader: Writings on Disobedience and Democracy
by Howard Zinn
recommended for: politics & history buffs
read in January, 2006
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A personal look at Zinn and his wisdom on American history & politics.
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9-11 by Noam Chomsky
9-11
by Noam Chomsky
recommended for: george bush
read in September, 2006
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A quick but intense read containing several interviews Chomsky gave around the time of 9-11.
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Palestine by Jimmy Carter
Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid
by Jimmy Carter
read in October, 2007
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Bestiario by Julio Cortázar
Bestiario
by Julio Cortázar
read in April, 2006
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Dark and surreal... several short stories that continue to haunt me.
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Don Quijote de La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Don Quijote de La Mancha
by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
recommended for: Spanish readers
read in March, 2007
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One of the most beautiful and important books ever written. I'm always rereading this.
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This Land by Anthony Flint
This Land: The Battle over Sprawl and the Future of America
by Anthony Flint (Goodreads Author)
recommended for: architecture, urban design, environmental science students
read in February, 2007
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This Land is packed with a good survey of info regarding the new school of urban design called New Urbanism. These New Urbanists subscribe to an ideology that calls for an end to the irresponsible and unsustainable development patterns of the past 60 ...more
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Rise of the Mexican American Middle Class by Richard A. García
Rise of the Mexican American Middle Class: San Antonio, 1929-1941
by Richard A. García
recommended for: Mexican American studies student
read in March, 2007
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A very well-researched look into the Mexican American classes of San Antonio during the 1930's - 40's. It's focused primarily on the San Antonio urban core which serves as a great micrososm to Mexican American populations throughout the Southwestern ...more
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The Darker Nations by Vijay Prashad
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Not quite as engaging as I hoped it would be but it provides tons of great info on the development of the "third world." It paints a very different picture of the non-first world than what we are probably used to seeing on television screens and news ...more
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