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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
A Christmas Carol
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2 B R 0 2 B by Kurt Vonnegut
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Witty, tragic, and terrifying.
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The Dhammapada by Gautama Buddha
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Outside of the historical and cultural context, it's a boring read that promotes adopting a lifestyle of austerity and self-denial, along with endless platitudes that vary from poetic and beautiful to the very worst advice ascribed to the Buddha. Non...more
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Holy Bible by Anonymous
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"Giving the King James Version of the bible a 1-star rating for the sake of snark is a little silly. This is the West's literary heritage. This is comi...more "
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"Religious bias colors an otherwise worthy translation. There are a few memorably rendered passages, but it's difficult to read the transliterated Tetr...more "
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New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures by Anonymous
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The Gospel of Judas by Anonymous
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A near perfect rendering of the most interesting gnostic text. Judas Iscariot is redeemed as the necessary instrument in the Christ's martyrdom and as the most intelligent of all the apostles. Mysterious, mystical, and enlightening – were it included...more
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The Art of War by Sun Tzu
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Sun Tzu said: Don't apply the advice found in this historic classic to your interpersonal relationships, but enjoy it for what it is.
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The Dhamapada by Norton F.W. Hazeldine
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