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Welcome to the Non-Fiction Group. 32 Neoma Aug 2012 Feb 2021 7 35891
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius has so much useful advise... 4 47of74 May 2014 Dec 2014 1 1597
Recently finished "Rise of the Warrior Cop". 9 A HERETIC I AM Sep 2015 Nov 2015 1 2280
Just working my way through "The Religious Beliefs of America's Founders: Reason, Revelation, Revolu 2 Adsos Letter Feb 2013 May 2013 0 1830
The Long Road To Antietam: How the Civil War Became a Revolution 2 Adsos Letter Sep 2013 Sep 2013 1 1348
Just about half-way through Eisenhower's "So Far From God: The U. S. War With Mexico, 18461848." 5 Adsos Letter Nov 2015 Mar 2016 0 1324
Reading Pfanz's trilogy on the battle of Gettysburg. 0 Adsos Letter Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 1179
Just received David Neiwerts latest book. 0 Adsos Letter Oct 2017 Oct 2017 3 869
The Myth of the Lost Cause and Civil War History 2 Adsos Letter Apr 2018 Jun 2018 2 1283
"On Putin's Blacklist" Documentary (free on Amazon prime) 1 AlexSFCA Jan 2019 Jan 2019 1 1310
Hi, over in the fiction group, we are attempting to start a book discussion group... 3 amyrose2712 Jan 2012 Jan 2012 0 1827
What are the "best" sections of Fear? 3 AndJusticeForSome Sep 2018 Sep 2018 0 1231
"Fallout" by Lesley M.M. Blume 6 AngryOldDem Sep 2020 Sep 2020 1 1553
Anybody else reading "A Promised Land" by Barack Obama? 9 AngryOldDem Dec 2020 Dec 2020 4 876
Book by an Ohio Congressman published in 1903 2 AnotherDreamWeaver Sep 2017 Sep 2017 7 2310
I'm really enjoying the book about human perspectives in history 0 applegrove Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 1051
I just bought Naomi Klein's new book "This Changes Everything" to read on the plane tomorrow 5 arcane1 Sep 2014 Oct 2014 1 1590
What are YOU reading this week? 2 arcane1 Nov 2014 Nov 2014 0 1446
Anyone read any books by Paul Craig Roberts? I believe he 2 arthritisR_US Jan 2015 Feb 2015 0 1704
I got a Kindle Fire as a gift - anybody use this? 21 ashling Dec 2011 Dec 2012 1 5221
Bookworms 1 ashling Jul 2012 Jul 2012 3 1494
Duke: A Life of Duke Ellington: biography by Terry Teachout 0 Auggie Feb 2014 Feb 2014 3 1225
"And Then All Hell Broke Loose -- Two Decades in the Middle East" by Richard Engel 3 Auggie Feb 2016 Mar 2016 2 1946
'Twilight of the Gods' -- The magisterial final volume of Ian W. Toll's Pacific War trilogy 5 Auggie Sep 2020 Sep 2020 4 1126
Just got the most fun book from my daughter 2 av8rdave Jan 2012 Jan 2012 2 1821
Hunter Biden's shocking tell-all is important. Here's why. 5 AZProgressive Apr 2021 Apr 2021 32 3663
"Thinking Fast and Slow" -- Kahneman 22 bemildred Jan 2013 Jan 2013 0 5687
Booksellers write new chapter in Wyoming 0 bemildred Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 1045
Books by Celebrities 4 Beringia Jun 2020 Jun 2020 1 649
An American Family by Khizr Khan 0 beveeheart Nov 2017 Nov 2017 6 791
It's never too late to appreciate the majesty of George McGovern 11 BeyondGeography Jan 2021 Jan 2021 11 1370
Just finished "H is for Hawk". Fascinating book. 0 bif Jan 2016 Jan 2016 1 1313
"Just Kids" by Patti Smith. Here's my review 3 bif Mar 2016 Mar 2016 0 1707
Can anyone recommend a good biography of Thomas Edison? 2 bif Jun 2016 Jan 2017 0 996
Trader Vic's Autobiography 2 bif Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 1196
One of the best books I've read in a long time. 2 bif Sep 2016 Sep 2016 1 1353
"Bottom of the 33rd". Great book! 1 bif Jan 2017 Jan 2017 0 1650
"The New Yorker Book of War Pieces". 0 bif Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 1115
"The Arsenal of Democracy." Great book 0 bif Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 4195
"The Hard Stuff" by Wayne Kramer 0 bif Mar 2019 Mar 2019 1 716
Just finished "Lotharingia" by Simon Winder. 0 bif May 2020 May 2020 1 632
REC: "The Retreat of Western Liberalism" by Edward Luce. 1 Binkie The Clown Jun 2017 Jun 2017 1 2043
Columbine by Dave Cullen - anyone read it? 4 bixente Jan 2013 May 2013 0 1627
I've really been trying to make non-fiction a bigger part of my reading repetoir. 16 BlueIris May 2011 Dec 2011 0 3405
How the Wealthy Use the Government to Stay Rich and Get Richer 3 Boojatta Jan 2012 Mar 2012 15 3193
Google gets out of the knowledge business 0 Boojatta Apr 2012 Apr 2012 0 1710
Carl Sagan - The Demon Haunted World (FULL) 0 BootinUp Nov 2018 Nov 2018 2 817
Season of the Witch: San Francisco 1967 - 1982 0 BridgeTheGap Aug 2012 Aug 2012 0 1570
The Purpose of Evolution - by Steve McIntosh 0 BridgeTheGap Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 1231
Has anyone else read "Unorthodox" by Deborah Feldman? 1 Brigid Nov 2012 Nov 2012 0 1393
American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War on America 11 Buckeye_Democrat Jun 2 Jun 2 5 3373
"Hustling Hitler" by Walter Shapiro 0 bucolic_frolic Jan 2017 Jan 2017 2 1263
Book: Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life - Robert Dallek 1 bucolic_frolic Feb 2018 Feb 2018 2 1046
Saw these in my library today - might read one or two 0 bucolic_frolic May 2018 May 2018 0 1112
looking for the scariest books 25 clarice Feb 2013 Feb 2013 0 6553
The Life and Death of Democracy by John Keane 0 clyrc Feb 2012 Feb 2012 0 1431
Favorite non-fiction you've read this year? 25 clyrc Dec 2011 Jan 2012 0 4833
Please help me find a font for the cover of my new art book! 9 CTyankee Mar 2021 Mar 2021 0 986
The Iconic Obama 0 cyberswede Oct 2012 Oct 2012 0 1220
It Was All a Lie: How the Republican Party Became Donald Trump 5 Danascot Aug 2020 Sep 2020 16 2962
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York by Robert Caro 2 Dark n Stormy Knight Aug 2013 Sep 2013 1 1481
City of Ambition: FDR, La Guardia, and the Making of Modern New York 2 Dark n Stormy Knight Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 997
10 illuminating books about North Korea 7 davidpdx Apr 2013 Apr 2013 1 2078
NYT review - 'The Sum of Us' Tallies the Cost of Racism for Everyone 0 DBoon Feb 2021 Feb 2021 1 1375
Book: World Without Mind 3 defacto7 Oct 2017 Nov 2017 0 1154
"Skipping Towards Gomorrah" 2 Democrats_win Dec 2013 Apr 2014 0 1412
The Mass Psychology of Fascism (1933) 1 Democrats_win Aug 2019 Aug 2019 2 843
I bought American Sniper by Chris Kyle just out of curiosity, being that I served iin the military 4 demosincebirth Apr 2012 Feb 2013 0 2643
What's the best nonfiction you've read this year? (bonus if it was published in 2011) [View all] 61 DisgustipatedinCA Dec 2011 Nov 2012 5 12057
Great source of FREE Social History books. 2 dixiegrrrrl Feb 2012 Feb 2012 3 1899
A book that may be too scary to read: 1 dixiegrrrrl Jan 2012 Jan 2012 4 1576
"Anyone who stands in the way of American interests will be arrested" 0 dixiegrrrrl Dec 2011 Dec 2011 2 1304
Ohhhh..a cool new (mostly non-fiction) book list is out! 1 dixiegrrrrl Dec 2011 Dec 2011 1 2094
Heartily recommend this book: Too Big To Fail 0 dixiegrrrrl Feb 2012 Feb 2012 2 1447
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 dixiegrrrrl Mar 2012 Mar 2012 1 1192
Anyone read the Robert Caro series on LBJ? 14 dixiegrrrrl Apr 2012 Mar 2013 1 3719
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 dixiegrrrrl Jun 2012 Jun 2012 0 1044
Fun read: Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World 1 dixiegrrrrl Sep 2012 Sep 2012 0 1340
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 dixiegrrrrl Dec 2012 Dec 2012 0 1290
The Best Civil War Books, a list. 12 dixiegrrrrl Feb 2013 Apr 2013 0 3337
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