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New York Times Non-Fiction Bestsellers: July 1969 to July 2019

The weekly New York Times Non-Fiction Bestsellers each decade from the Apollo 11 moon landing to the present (exact dates of the lists below). Perhaps a better guide to our changing concerns and interests than the Fiction Bestseller list? (Click on the link to go to the Fiction equivalent.)
01-10: July 20, 1969
11-25: July 22, 1979
26-40: July 23, 1989
41-55: July 18, 1999
56-70: July 19, 2009
71-85: July 21, 2019
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The Peter Principle (Laurence J. Peter)
The Peter Principle (Laurence J. Peter)
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Jennie (Ralph G. Martin)
Jennie (Ralph G. Martin)
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Between Parent and Teenager (Haim G. Ginott)
Between Parent and Teenager (Haim G. Ginott)
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The Kingdom and the Power (Gay Talese)
The Kingdom and the Power (Gay Talese)
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Ernest Hemingway (Carlos Baker)
Ernest Hemingway (Carlos Baker)
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The 900 Days: The Siege of Lenningrad (Harrison Salisbury)
The 900 Days: The Siege of Lenningrad (Harrison Salisbury)
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Miss Craig's 21-Day Shape-Up Program for Men and Women (Marjorie Craig)
Miss Craig's 21-Day Shape-Up Program for Men and Women (Marjorie Craig)
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The Money Game (Adam Smith)
The Money Game (Adam Smith)
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The Joys of Yiddish (Leo Rosten)
The Joys of Yiddish (Leo Rosten)
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A Long Row of Candles (Cyrus Leo Sulzberger)
A Long Row of Candles (Cyrus Leo Sulzberger)
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Cruel Shoes (Steve Martin)
Cruel Shoes (Steve Martin)
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The Complete Scarsdale Diet (Herman Tarnower)
The Complete Scarsdale Diet (Herman Tarnower)
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13
The Bronx Zoo (Sparky Lyle and Peter Golenbock)
The Bronx Zoo (Sparky Lyle and Peter Golenbock)
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The Pritikin Program for Diet and Exercise (Nathan Pritikin)
The Pritikin Program for Diet and Exercise (Nathan Pritikin)
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The Powers That Be (David Halberstam)
The Powers That Be (David Halberstam)
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How to Prosper During the Coming Bad Years (Howard J. Ruff)
How to Prosper During the Coming Bad Years (Howard J. Ruff)
17
The Medusa and the Snail (Lewis Thomas)
The Medusa and the Snail (Lewis Thomas)
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Broca's Brain (Carl Sagan)
Broca's Brain (Carl Sagan)
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Mommie Dearest
Mommie Dearest
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By Myself (Lauren Bacall)
By Myself (Lauren Bacall)
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To Set the Record Straight (John J. Sirica)
To Set the Record Straight (John J. Sirica)
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The Complete Book of Running (JAMES FIXX)
The Complete Book of Running (JAMES FIXX)
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The White Album (Joan Didion)
The White Album (Joan Didion)
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I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
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25
A Time to Heal (Gerald R. Ford)
A Time to Heal (Gerald R. Ford)
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It's Always Something (Gilda Radner)
It's Always Something (Gilda Radner)
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The Good Times (Russell Baker)
The Good Times (Russell Baker)
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A Woman Named Jackie (C. David Heymann)
A Woman Named Jackie (C. David Heymann)
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All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten (Robert Fulghum)
All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten (Robert Fulghum)
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A Brief History of Time (Stephen Hawking)
A Brief History of Time (Stephen Hawking)
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Summer of '49 (David Halberstam)
Summer of '49 (David Halberstam)
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Love and Marriage (Bill Cosby)
Love and Marriage (Bill Cosby)
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The Andy Warhol Diaries
The Andy Warhol Diaries
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Dave Barry Slept Here (Dave Barry)
Dave Barry Slept Here (Dave Barry)
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The Bridesmaids (Judith Balaban Quine)
The Bridesmaids (Judith Balaban Quine)
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About Face: The Odyssey of an American Warrior (David Hackworth)
About Face: The Odyssey of an American Warrior (David Hackworth)
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37
Great Plains (Ian Frazier)
Great Plains (Ian Frazier)
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Citizens - Simon Schama
Citizens - Simon Schama
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Papa, My Father: A Celebration of Dads (Leo F. Buscaglia)
Papa, My Father: A Celebration of Dads (Leo F. Buscaglia)
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The Night the Bear Ate Goombaw (Patrick F Mcmanus)
The Night the Bear Ate Goombaw (Patrick F Mcmanus)
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