The Best Social Studies Library List

These are the books that social studies enthusiasts, teachers in particular, should read.
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3.63 avg rating — 178,948 ratings
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4.34 avg rating — 978,001 ratings
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3.77 avg rating — 867,258 ratings
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4.25 avg rating — 17,278 ratings
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4.16 avg rating — 4,585 ratings
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4.22 avg rating — 67,376 ratings
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3.93 avg rating — 61,862 ratings
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4.32 avg rating — 3,422 ratings
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3.98 avg rating — 12,050 ratings
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4.37 avg rating — 7,385 ratings
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4.32 avg rating — 2,608 ratings
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4.24 avg rating — 447 ratings
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4.27 avg rating — 448 ratings
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3.87 avg rating — 355,268 ratings
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4.29 avg rating — 165,599 ratings
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4.01 avg rating — 458 ratings
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4.20 avg rating — 487 ratings
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3.86 avg rating — 32,654 ratings
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4.18 avg rating — 242 ratings
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3.90 avg rating — 10,817 ratings
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3.89 avg rating — 27,927 ratings
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4.15 avg rating — 3,186 ratings
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4.23 avg rating — 643 ratings
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4.22 avg rating — 8,382 ratings
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4.31 avg rating — 75,710 ratings
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3.71 avg rating — 732 ratings
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4.14 avg rating — 20,157 ratings
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3.78 avg rating — 773 ratings
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3.92 avg rating — 3,153 ratings
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4.11 avg rating — 2,765 ratings
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3.99 avg rating — 1,086 ratings
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4.41 avg rating — 22 ratings
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3.76 avg rating — 327 ratings
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it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 8 ratings
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4.35 avg rating — 57,880 ratings
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4.58 avg rating — 17,856 ratings
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4.33 avg rating — 1,914 ratings
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4.11 avg rating — 11,360 ratings
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3.97 avg rating — 736 ratings
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3.68 avg rating — 68 ratings
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3.67 avg rating — 4,786 ratings
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3.98 avg rating — 161 ratings
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4.15 avg rating — 24,230 ratings
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3.52 avg rating — 576 ratings
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4.32 avg rating — 303,102 ratings
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4.03 avg rating — 2,370 ratings
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3.94 avg rating — 124,020 ratings
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3.63 avg rating — 1,459 ratings
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3.64 avg rating — 455 ratings
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4.05 avg rating — 21,179 ratings
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4.18 avg rating — 22 ratings
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4.23 avg rating — 9,104 ratings
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4.61 avg rating — 4,167 ratings
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3.76 avg rating — 37,023 ratings
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4.17 avg rating — 184,513 ratings
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206 books · 184 voters · list created August 16th, 2009 by Sherry (votes) .
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Gary 331 books
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Robert 9840 books
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message 1: by Florence (new)

Florence http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/64...

This is a book that could belong on that list.

Amin Maalouf, Cursades Through Arab Eyes


message 2: by Becca (new)

Becca Marsango I would add anything by William Durant (old, but good) and also Barbara Tuchman.


message 3: by Lobstergirl (new)

Lobstergirl Is the list meant to include fiction? Because some fiction is on there.


message 4: by Booklovinglady (new)

Booklovinglady Lobstergirl wrote: "Is the list meant to include fiction? Because some fiction is on there."

I know your comment dates from 2014 but 'some' seems to be an understatement now...


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