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Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
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Love or hate Franzen, you have to admit that his writing is superb. This novel depicts the messiness and hypocrisies of life so exquisitely that I found myself guffawing and cringing in equal portions. Sometimes out loud on the subway.

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Parade's End by Ford Madox Ford
Parade's End
by Ford Madox Ford
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Some of the best war writing I've ever read. The depiction of the relationships between Tietjens, Sylvia, and Valentine are sometimes interesting and sometimes very dull. In essence, this compendium of all four parts is worth the slog if you're curio ...more
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The Man Without Qualities by Robert Musil
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Sabbath's Theater by Philip Roth
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I was 50 pages into this book, hating the protagonist and thinking about discontinuing my read, when it hit me how fantastic a writer Roth has to be to make me intensely loathe his protagonist. And by the end, while I still don't *love* Sabbath, I un ...more
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Colonial Pathologies by Warwick Anderson
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Epidemiology and Culture by James A. Trostle
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Global Health by Mark Nichter
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Contagious by Priscilla Wald
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A Cultural History of Modern Science in China by Benjamin A. Elman
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“When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes. Disappointment, defeat, and despair are the tools God uses to show us the way.”
Paulo Coelho, Brida

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