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Our Enemy, the State
4.22
really liked it
This book is available for free from Mises.org in audio and pdf format.

This book was pretty cynical and didn't offer any solutions (be prepared to be
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Jan 26, 2010
Jan 26, 2010
 
The Politics of Obedience: The Discourse of Voluntary Servitude
4.00
it was amazing
Just read this article on the book by Murray Rothbard:
http://www.lewrockwell.com/rothbard/r...
Fascinating commentary on the book and a must read so yo
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Aug 07, 2009
Jun 15, 2009
 
The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil
3.94
really liked it
Read about this book on the Daily Anarchist.

Overall I really enjoyed this book as it gives a good description of the state of humanity and how situati
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Jun 11, 2014
Mar 06, 2014
 
Overdosed America: The Broken Promise of American Medicine
4.07
really liked it
This book is a real eye opener on how commercial interests have superceded the health interests of people by being deeply imbedded in at all levels, i ...more
Jul 22, 2009
Jul 15, 2009
 
Constitutional Development of Arizona
4.00
really liked it
Fascinating look into early Arizona history written by an early Arizonan. I had no idea that early Arizona was more of a liberal/democratic state. It ...more
Aug 11, 2010
Jul 29, 2010
 
The 5000 Year Leap: A Miracle That Changed the World
4.26
really liked it
Fascinating look into the principles behind the constitution. I disagreed with him on many points and didn't think he did an adequate job of justifyin ...more
Oct 05, 2010
Sep 14, 2010
 
My Years With Ludwig von Mises
4.58
it was amazing
Very interesting book. I especially enjoyed the historical commentary of what was going on around her. It will be interesting to learn more of the ide ...more
May 31, 2009
May 24, 2009
 
Planned Chaos
4.29
liked it
Great book. It was interesting to learn all the tidbits in history of the communists, socialists, fascists, and Nazis. I'll have to read this one agai ...more
Jun 23, 2013
Jun 23, 2013
 
Arizona Constitution and Government
4.00
really liked it
This book was a great complimentary book to Constitutional Development of Arizona written with a modern look at Arizona.

Some interesting historical ti
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Sep 08, 2010
Jul 29, 2010
 
The Making of America: The Substance and Meaning of the Constitution
4.38
it was amazing
I don't know how I could have a political opinion for national politics without reading this book first. I still need to learn so much. History is the ...more
Nov 13, 2009
Jul 19, 2009
 
The Old North Trail: Life, Legends, and Religion of the Blackfeet Indians
3.63
it was amazing
Fascinating look into the lives and customs of the Blackfeet Indians (East side of what is now Glacier National Park). The author makes an interesting ...more
Sep 14, 2010
Nov 13, 2009
 
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
4.28
it was amazing
Part four of this series goes into the research behind minimalist running:
http://www.adventureinprogress.com/mi...

Short video is here on the race:
http
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May 23, 2010
May 14, 2009
 
Manias Panics & Crashes Rev
3.97
liked it
This was interesting book that reads like several essays made into a thesis, i.e., a bit hard to read for the lay reader. It did give valuable insight ...more
Feb 09, 2009
Nov 18, 2008
 
Life and Times of Frederick Douglass
4.19
really liked it
A great commentary on slavery told by a slave. Fascinating to read while comparing to the modern slavery of today with the former slavery of yesteryea ...more
Apr 28, 2012
Apr 28, 2012
 
Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Joseph Smith
4.49
really liked it
Nice to read many of the Prophet Joseph Smith's thoughts on basic church doctrine. It would be interesting to read directly in the History of the Chur ...more
Dec 08, 2009
Dec 08, 2009
 
Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover's Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath
4.10
Oh my goodness, why does it cost so much?!!! Lot's of money for a book that was written 50 years ago.

Written by Hoover himself.

Heard about it on http:
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not set
Jan 03, 2012
 
Common Sense
3.97
really liked it
I found this book to be quite insightful. You could see he understood how people worked (although that didn't mean he was able to interact with others ...more
Oct 16, 2013
Dec 20, 2009
 
Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West
4.00
liked it
Fascinating and sad look into what it is like to live in a prison camp in N Korea. It is amazing that people still do such horrible things to one anot ...more
Apr 26, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
 
The Modern Survival Manual: Surviving the Economic Collapse
3.84
liked it
A more realistic look at a post-financial collapse in Argentina in 2001. I lived down there for a couple of year's, so it was interesting to read abou ...more
Aug 15, 2015
Oct 27, 2009
 
Massacre at Bear River: First, Worst, Forgotten
3.08
Read about this book on a blog post "Combatant Children"
not set
May 14, 2014
 
The Remedy: Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis
3.84
really liked it
I really enjoyed this book. It made me think about ideas that I have already in my mind and how I need to temper them.
Jun 06, 2016
Jun 09, 2016
 
The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood
4.41
it was amazing
This was a great book into the lives of an inner-city drug culture and the difficulties trying of some who tried to escape it. With commentaries on ho ...more
Jul 09, 2014
Jun 26, 2014
 
On the Duty of Civil Disobedience
3.97
really liked it
One man's poetic desire for freedom. From voluntarism (ordered anarchy) to minarchy (he can't quite make up his mind. It was interesting to hear his i ...more
Jul 29, 2010
Jul 29, 2010
 
Meltdown: A Free-Market Look at Why the Stock Market Collapsed, the Economy Tanked, and the Government Bailout Will Make Things Worse
4.07
it was amazing
Short and to the point this book did a nice job outlining the causes of the recent economic catastrophe perpetuated by the Fed and US government. A le ...more
Apr 05, 2010
Apr 05, 2010
 
Classics Illustrated: Moby Dick
4.10
liked it
This was an interesting story. It is interesting to see how people wrote in the past, it really puts the present to shame, of course, today we would j ...more
Jun 26, 2012
Jun 26, 2012
 
12 Years A Slave
4.16
liked it
Fascinating look into the life of a man who was free in the Northern states and then sold into slavery for 12 hard years before being set free.
Mar 2014
Mar 01, 2014
 
Healing Our World: In an Age of Aggression
4.34
it was amazing
The second great commandment taken to its logical conclusion at the societal level, proving that love truly is practical and ideal.

"We need not choose
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Jan 02, 2012
Aug 19, 2010
 
The U.S. Constitution: A Reader
4.62
liked it
Great look into American history through primary sources. It's amazing how prescient the anti-federalists were. The constitution seems to be a major p ...more
Oct 2014
Jun 11, 2014
 
Little Town on the Prairie  (Little House, #7)
4.18
really liked it
Another enjoyable book from Wilder. I enjoyed the part where Laura how the insight that to be free is to be in control of oneself and to be responsibl ...more
Dec 06, 2013
Dec 23, 2013
 
The Long Winter (Little House, #6)
4.14
liked it
Fascinating look into a harsh winter on the prairies. I'm glad I didn't live back then. It would be a hard life.
Apr 15, 2013
Mar 05, 2013
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