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Being George Washington by Glenn Beck
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Loved this book. It showed a side of George Washington that I have never seen before. Makes you realize just how much the hand of God was in the making of this country.
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The Law by Frédéric Bastiat
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This book is an eye opener. Although, written in 1850 or there abouts it is most applicable to today and what is happening to our freedoms and constitution here in the US.
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The Road by Cormac McCarthy
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This book was very well written, Cormac has some incredible literary talent. I found it a bit disturbing because the scenario described is all too possible.
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Race to the Pole by Ranulph Fiennes
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This is a great book about the first men who made it to the south pole. Since this is the only book I have read on the subject I was not aware of all the controversy surrounding it. Apparently this book is attempting to present a fair and unbiased lo ...more
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The Destruction of Jerusalem by Flavius Josephus
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This is a must read for anyone who reads the 24th chapter of Mathew in the new testament where Jesus foretells of the destruction that will come upon Jerusalem. The death and carnage described by Josephus is unbelievable.
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Trail of Tears by John Ehle
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Another sad chapter in the history of the native American meeting the European settlers. This one is particularly sad because the Cherokee adopted the ways of the whites and prospered using them but the white settlers appetite for land and resources ...more
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Black Hawk Down by Mark Bowden
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I think most people are familiar with the movie and have some idea of what it is about. The book of course adds much more detail to the story.

This is basically an incident from the life of peacekeepers in Mogadishu who where trying to help the people
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The Raft by Robert Trumbull
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Another incredible survival story from the WWII era. Three airmen have to ditch in the ocean but are able to get a raft out and some supplies before the plane sinks. They are overlooked by search planes and eventually make their way to an island.

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The Hot Zone by Richard   Preston
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Great book about the ebola virus. Very informative.
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