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Welcome to the Non-Fiction Group. 32 Neoma Aug 2012 Feb 2021 7 40770
10 Lessons of Conservative Cowardice - Book 0 Across-the-Desk 11 hrs ago 11 hrs ago 0 168
The Cult of Trump by Steven Hassan 2 Timeflyer Sunday Sunday 2 285
Anybody read Tim Millers new book? I'm 2 arthritisR_US Jul 23 Jul 23 0 484
Per request of Blue Green Lady 2 BOSSHOG Jul 18 Jul 18 2 320
What Non-Fiction are you currently/just read? 41 violetpastille Feb 2019 Jun 30 3 11233
Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe 0 BlueGreenLady Jun 28 Jun 28 2 422
June 12, 2022: 93 Years Since Anne Frank's birth; June 25, 2022: 75 years since her diary printed 9 anobserver2 Jun 15 Jun 25 0 766
Question about buying books on Amazon. 10 BlackSkimmer Jun 12 Jun 20 1 436
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Timeflyer Jun 19 Jun 19 0 155
The Guru Papers: masks of authoritarian power, by Kramer & Alstad 0 Timeflyer Jun 19 Jun 19 2 463
Has anyone read the new James Patterson memoir "Stories of My Life" ? 44 anobserver2 Jun 11 Jun 17 1 1264
5 Excellent Science Books You Should Read 5 hermetic Jun 11 Jun 11 16 547
Watergate, A New History - Garrett M. Graff 7 Tomconroy Feb 2022 May 21 6 974
In the Midst of Civilized Europe: The Pogroms of 1918-1921 and the Onset of the Holocaust 3 bucolic_frolic May 2022 May 2022 3 748
'Decent' Harry Truman, thrust into the presidency, kept US afloat in wartime 2 Sherman A1 Apr 2022 Apr 2022 0 959
"Flying Blind 0 kairos12 Mar 2022 Mar 2022 1 368
As the pandemic raged, Kathy Gilsinan found 'The Helpers' 0 Sherman A1 Mar 2022 Mar 2022 7 815
Picked up The Trials of Harry Truman by Jeffrey Frank 2 Tomconroy Mar 2022 Mar 2022 3 720
New book examines educating children of Nazi scientists in El Paso schools 2 TexasTowelie Mar 2022 Mar 2022 1 632
I'm looking for a book about travel on a wagon train 10 left-of-center2012 Feb 2022 Mar 2022 1 1048
Read and gave as gifts all the original James Harriot books as they were published. 3 efhmc Mar 2022 Mar 2022 4 1219
Romanovs..1613 to 1918...Simon Sebag Montefiore 0 ProudMNDemocrat Feb 2022 Feb 2022 6 476
Jamie Raskin's "Unthinkable" 2 ificandream Feb 2022 Feb 2022 1 465
"Strongmen: Mussolini to the Present" --Ruth Ben-Ghiat 1 lastlib Feb 2022 Feb 2022 2 700
Midnight in Washington Comment Thread 6 NJCher Oct 2021 Feb 2022 4 868
"Empire of Pain" 4 kairos12 Jan 2022 Jan 2022 3 648
'Murders & Mysterious Deaths in the Pennsylvania Wilds' is released 4 left-of-center2012 Jan 2022 Jan 2022 5 766
JFK by Fredrick Logevall 0 Tomconroy Jan 2022 Jan 2022 5 474
"Premonition" 2 kairos12 Nov 2021 Jan 2022 0 692
"How Democracies Die" is a must read! 2 raccoon Mar 2021 Dec 2021 3 1457
I'm really enjoying "The Boys" by Ron and Clint Howard 2 FakeNoose Dec 2021 Dec 2021 6 965
The Ten Best History Books of 2021 (Smithsonian Magazine) 1 left-of-center2012 Dec 2021 Dec 2021 3 891
A Fiery Peace in a Cold War 0 Zorro Dec 2021 Dec 2021 1 603
Patricia Highsmith's Notebooks and Diaries 2 Tomconroy Nov 2021 Dec 2021 3 607
Red Comet: The new biography of Sylvia Plath. 0 Tomconroy Dec 2021 Dec 2021 0 680
Isaly's chipped ham, Klondikes celebrated in new historical book 9 left-of-center2012 Nov 2021 Nov 2021 5 735
Anybody else reading 'Uncontrolled Spread'? 2 Tomconroy Oct 2021 Oct 2021 1 747
Forget the Alamo review: dark truths of the US south and its 'secular Mecca' 2 Jilly_in_VA Aug 2021 Aug 2021 6 1426
NYT review - 'The Sum of Us' Tallies the Cost of Racism for Everyone 1 DBoon Feb 2021 Aug 2021 1 2003
My book is now live on Amazon: Dixiegops: The Untold Story of the Dixiecrat-Republican Coalition 20 Shell_Seas Aug 2021 Aug 2021 95 6703
Hidden Valley Road. American family with 12 children, 6 had schizophrenia 4 IcyPeas Mar 2021 Jul 2021 5 2463
Dixiegops: The Untold Story Of The Dixiecrat-Republican Coalition 0 Shell_Seas Jul 2021 Jul 2021 3 2061
American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War on America 11 Buckeye_Democrat Jun 2021 Jun 2021 5 4554
Anyone else read The Inner Game of Tennis back in the 70s? 6 multigraincracker Apr 2021 May 2021 2 5164
About that new book 2 snowybirdie May 2021 May 2021 2 1661
Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation. 2 Goonch May 2021 May 2021 9 3009
Educated, by Tara Westover 5 Rorey May 2021 May 2021 0 1569
Hunter Biden's shocking tell-all is important. Here's why. 5 AZProgressive Apr 2021 Apr 2021 33 4319
Fulfillment 1 LessAspin Apr 2021 Apr 2021 1 951
"I've Been Here All the While: Black Freedom on Native Land" by Alaina E. Roberts 0 left-of-center2012 Apr 2021 Apr 2021 0 2338
Review: Tammy Duckworth illustrates a bold refusal to quit 5 Eugene Mar 2021 Mar 2021 7 891
I'm looking for a nonfiction book with "walls" in the title. 3 raccoon Mar 2021 Mar 2021 0 1073
Please help me find a font for the cover of my new art book! 9 CTyankee Mar 2021 Mar 2021 0 1370
Has any one read Obama's lastest book: "A Promised Land"? 6 sinkingfeeling Nov 2020 Mar 2021 1 4131
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 left-of-center2012 Mar 2021 Mar 2021 3 2012
Has anyone read, "Say Nothing"? 3 Yavin4 Jul 2019 Feb 2021 1 2191
Final Verdict 1 Zorro Feb 2021 Feb 2021 2 1014
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 marmar Jan 2021 Jan 2021 1 1189
It's never too late to appreciate the majesty of George McGovern 11 BeyondGeography Jan 2021 Jan 2021 11 1797
15 NF standouts for reading this year 2 hermetic Jan 2021 Jan 2021 5 1434
Bruce Catton over Shelby Foote any day. & twicet on the weekends 2 KG Dec 2020 Dec 2020 0 1506
A World Lit Only By Fire 2 Zorro Dec 2020 Dec 2020 9 1219
Anybody else reading "A Promised Land" by Barack Obama? 9 AngryOldDem Dec 2020 Dec 2020 4 1326
Rachel Maddow and Michael Yarvitz Tell the Full Sordid Story of Spiro Agnew. 1 elleng Dec 2020 Dec 2020 7 1615
Favorite Biographies/Autobiographies? 18 DumpTrump20202020 Sep 2020 Nov 2020 1 3390
"The Last Assassin: The Hunt for the Killers of Julius Caesar" 3 left-of-center2012 Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 1119
Review of "Twilight of the Gods" by Ian Toll, Vol. 3 of his Pacific War trilogy (NYT) 2 Mike 03 Oct 2020 Oct 2020 4 1154
I'm reading American Rule: How a Nation Conquered the World but Failed Its People" 0 raccoon Oct 2020 Oct 2020 2 956
"Fallout" by Lesley M.M. Blume 6 AngryOldDem Sep 2020 Sep 2020 1 1953
Books about the break-up of the US 3 matt819 Sep 2020 Sep 2020 1 1415
remarkable book. "Braiding Sweetgrass" by Robin Wall Kimmerer 5 NRaleighLiberal Jul 2020 Sep 2020 11 1955
The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list 6 left-of-center2012 Oct 2019 Sep 2020 9 2264
One more reason why Woodward's book, Rage, infuriates Trump: 0 no_hypocrisy Sep 2020 Sep 2020 4 1042
"Dewey Defeats Truman" By A.J. Baime. A review 2 question everything Jul 2020 Sep 2020 5 3116
It Was All a Lie: How the Republican Party Became Donald Trump 5 Danascot Aug 2020 Sep 2020 16 3305
'Twilight of the Gods' -- The magisterial final volume of Ian W. Toll's Pacific War trilogy 5 Auggie Sep 2020 Sep 2020 4 1500
I recommend Mary Trump's book TOO MUCH AND NEVER ENOUGH 4 raccoon Jul 2020 Jul 2020 4 1832
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 raccoon Jul 2020 Jul 2020 0 839
I Read It So You Don't Have To 3 Wolf Frankula Nov 2014 Jul 2020 0 2110
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