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A Little History of the World by E.H. Gombrich
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This should really be a Little History of Europe but very enjoyable read nonetheless.
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Young Money by Kevin Roose
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Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
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Hard to read in the good way (it's a sucker punch to the gut). But also a little hard to follow in that it's one long stream of consciousness. Would still recommend a read as a voice of multifaceted America.
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The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
The 48 Laws of Power
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The laws themselves are brilliant but it's very evident that all the anecdotes come from just a few slivers of recent history, which can be monotonous. Maybe more efficient in the condensed form.
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The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs
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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
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Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
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I loved this book for bringing me to something that feels incredibly remote to me, reminding me once again that there are many Americas and many American narratives. However, it's worth noting that most positive reviews of this are from the left and ...more
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