Chris Ziesler

Add friend
Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Chris.

American Promethe...
Rate this book
Clear rating

2 hours, 26 min ago

Thomas Nast, Poli...
Rate this book
Clear rating

Apr 27, 2023 10:25AM

See all 206 books that Chris is reading…
Book cover for Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War
neither President Bush nor his secretary of defense, Dick Cheney, had ever used a computer.
Mahatma Gandhi
“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”
Mahatma Gandhi

Alexander Pope
“How happy is the blameless vestal’s lot!
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind!
Each pray’r accepted, and each wish resign’d”
Alexander Pope, Eloisa to Abelard

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his life, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful which God has implanted in the human soul.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Charles de Gaulle
“How can you govern a country which has 246 varieties of cheese?”
Charles de Gaulle

George Orwell
“The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.”
George Orwell

8115 The History Book Club — 22928 members — last activity 1 hour, 24 min ago
"Interested in history - then you have found the right group". The History Book Club is the largest history and nonfiction group on Goodread ...more
year in books
Anett J...
1,033 books | 123 friends

Hudson ...
209 books | 33 friends

Ed Bremson
414 books | 147 friends

1,453 books | 24 friends

Lee Pre...
434 books | 1,090 friends

884 books | 66 friends

1,443 books | 161 friends

281 books | 28 friends

More friends…
The Guns of August by Barbara W. TuchmanPeter the Great by Robert K. MassieParis, 1919 by Margaret MacMillanStalingrad by Antony BeevorGenghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World by Jack Weatherford
Best History Books
3,408 books — 3,496 voters

Polls voted on by Chris

Lists liked by Chris