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Greaterbooks.com: 1900 to Present

This challenge is the first of a series of four which highlight critically acclaimed books both historical and modern. It is derived from the latest version of "The Short List" at the "GreaterBooks.com" website. "The Short List" only features books that appear on at least 5 out of 47 source lists.
The books in each challenge are in descending order based on the number of source lists in which they appear. For example, books 72-107 are each on 5 source lists, while the top book ("Ulysses") is on 20 source lists.
The challenges will be published in reverse chronological order:
* 1900 to Present
* 1650 to 1900
* 700 to 1650
* Prehistory to 700 A.D.
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avg. score: 20 of 107 (18%)
required scores: 1, 8, 13, 19, 30 

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Ulysses (James Joyce)
Ulysses (James Joyce)
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One Hundred Years of Solitude (Gabriel Garcia Marquez)
One Hundred Years of Solitude (Gabriel Garcia Marquez)
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The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
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1984 (George Orwell)
1984 (George Orwell)
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In Search of Lost Time (Marcel Proust)
In Search of Lost Time (Marcel Proust)
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The Trial (Franz Kafka)
The Trial (Franz Kafka)
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (James Joyce)
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (James Joyce)
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The Metamorphosis (Franz Kafka)
The Metamorphosis (Franz Kafka)
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The Stranger (Albert Camus)
The Stranger (Albert Camus)
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The Sound and the Fury (William Faulkner)
The Sound and the Fury (William Faulkner)
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Waiting for Godot (Samuel Beckett)
Waiting for Godot (Samuel Beckett)
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Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison)
Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison)
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The Magic Mountain (Thomas Mann, Trans. John E. Woods)
The Magic Mountain (Thomas Mann, Trans. John E. Woods)
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To the Lighthouse (Virginia Woolf)
To the Lighthouse (Virginia Woolf)
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The Education of Henry Adams (Henry Adams)
The Education of Henry Adams (Henry Adams)
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The Waste Land (T. S. Eliot)
The Waste Land (T. S. Eliot)
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Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
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The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
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Mrs. Dalloway (Virginia Woolf)
Mrs. Dalloway (Virginia Woolf)
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Four Quartets (T.S. Eliot)
Four Quartets (T.S. Eliot)
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Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
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Dubliners (James Joyce)
Dubliners (James Joyce)
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The Castle (Franz Kafka)
The Castle (Franz Kafka)
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Things Fall Apart (Chinua Achebe)
Things Fall Apart (Chinua Achebe)
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Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
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Sons and Lovers (D. H. Lawrence)
Sons and Lovers (D. H. Lawrence)
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The Plague (Albert Camus)
The Plague (Albert Camus)
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Silent Spring (Rachel Carson/USA)
Silent Spring (Rachel Carson/USA)
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As I Lay Dying (William Faulkner)
As I Lay Dying (William Faulkner)
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Death in Venice (Thomas Mann)
Death in Venice (Thomas Mann)
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Beloved (Toni Morrison)
Beloved (Toni Morrison)
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Pale Fire (Vladimir Nabokov)
Pale Fire (Vladimir Nabokov)
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33
Long Day's Journey Into Night (Eugene O'neill)
Long Day's Journey Into Night (Eugene O'neill)
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Native Son (Richard Wright)
Native Son (Richard Wright)
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The Second Sex (Simone De Beauvoir)
The Second Sex (Simone De Beauvoir)
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Ash Wednesday (T.S. Eliot)
Ash Wednesday (T.S. Eliot)
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Absalom, Absalom! (William Faulkner)
Absalom, Absalom! (William Faulkner)
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A Passage to India (E.M. Forster)
A Passage to India (E.M. Forster)
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Civilization and Its Discontents (Sigmund Freud)
Civilization and Its Discontents (Sigmund Freud)
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The House of the Seven Gables (Nathaniel Hawthorne)
The House of the Seven Gables (Nathaniel Hawthorne)
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