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Booklist Best Books of 1998

Here is a list of the Booklist's editors' best books of the year 1998. How many of these have you read?
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1898: The Birth of the American Century (David Traxel)
1898: The Birth of the American Century (David Traxel)
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About This Life (Barry Holstun Lopez)
About This Life (Barry Holstun Lopez)
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The Adventures of Roberto Rossellini: His Life and Films (Tag Gallagher)
The Adventures of Roberto Rossellini: His Life and Films (Tag Gallagher)
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Africa: A Biography of the Continent
Africa: A Biography of the Continent
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Almost a Woman (Esmeralda Santiago)
Almost a Woman (Esmeralda Santiago)
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An Instance of the Fingerpost
An Instance of the Fingerpost
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Anton Chekhov: A Life (Donald Rayfield)
Anton Chekhov: A Life (Donald Rayfield)
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Aphrodite: A Memoir of the Senses
Aphrodite: A Memoir of the Senses
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The Art of Joan Brown (Karen Tsujimoto)
The Art of Joan Brown (Karen Tsujimoto)
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The Autobiography of Red (Anne Carson)
The Autobiography of Red (Anne Carson)
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Badge of Courage: The Life of Stephen Crane (Linda H. Davis)
Badge of Courage: The Life of Stephen Crane (Linda H. Davis)
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Bandit's Moon (Sid Fleischman)
Bandit's Moon (Sid Fleischman)
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Bech at Bay (John Updike)
Bech at Bay (John Updike)
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Beyond Belief
Beyond Belief
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Beyond the Limbo Silence (Elizabeth Nunez)
Beyond the Limbo Silence (Elizabeth Nunez)
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Beyond the Mango Tree (Amy Bronwen Zemser)
Beyond the Mango Tree (Amy Bronwen Zemser)
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Birds of America
Birds of America
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Blindness (Jose Saramago)
Blindness (Jose Saramago)
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Blood: An Epic History of Medicine and Commerce (Douglas Starr)
Blood: An Epic History of Medicine and Commerce (Douglas Starr)
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Charming Billy
Charming Billy
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The Children (David Halberstam)
The Children (David Halberstam)
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Children of Israel, Children of Palestine (Laurel Holliday)
Children of Israel, Children of Palestine (Laurel Holliday)
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Cities of the Plain (Cormac McCarthy)
Cities of the Plain (Cormac McCarthy)
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Cloudsplitter
Cloudsplitter
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The Coast of Good Intentions (Michael Byers)
The Coast of Good Intentions (Michael Byers)
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Consilience (E.O. Wilson)
Consilience (E.O. Wilson)
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Damascus Gate (Robert Stone)
Damascus Gate (Robert Stone)
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Detecting Metal (Fred Bonnie)
Detecting Metal (Fred Bonnie)
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The Ecology of Eden (Evan Eisenberg)
The Ecology of Eden (Evan Eisenberg)
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Election (Tom Perotta)
Election (Tom Perotta)
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The Endurance (Caroline Alexander)
The Endurance (Caroline Alexander)
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Evening (Susan Minot)
Evening (Susan Minot)
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The Farming of Bones
The Farming of Bones
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Fearless Girls, Wise Women, and Beloved Sisters
Fearless Girls, Wise Women, and Beloved Sisters
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First Class: Women Join the Ranks at the Naval Academy (Sharon Hanley Disher)
First Class: Women Join the Ranks at the Naval Academy (Sharon Hanley Disher)
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Florence Harding (Carl Sferrazza Anthony)
Florence Harding (Carl Sferrazza Anthony)
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The Folding Cliffs (W.S. Merwin)
The Folding Cliffs (W.S. Merwin)
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Freedomland (Richard Price)
Freedomland (Richard Price)
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From Both Sides Now: The Poetry of the Vietnam War and Its Aftermath (Philip Mahony)
From Both Sides Now: The Poetry of the Vietnam War and Its Aftermath (Philip Mahony)
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Getting in (James Finney Boylan)
Getting in (James Finney Boylan)
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