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Saja's List of 100 Best Nonfiction (Modern Library) - Page 3

In 1999, Modern Library Publishing asked readers to vote for the best nonfiction books published in English in the 20th century. This is a list of the results, listed by popularity. Snooze. Read these when you have a lot of time on your hands...……..such as these days of sheltering in place.
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THE FACE OF BATTLE by John Keegan
THE FACE OF BATTLE by John Keegan
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THE STRANGE DEATH OF LIBERAL ENGLAND by George Dangerfield
THE STRANGE DEATH OF LIBERAL ENGLAND by George Dangerfield
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VERMEER by Lawrence Gowing
VERMEER by Lawrence Gowing
84
A BRIGHT SHINING LIE by Neil Sheehan
A BRIGHT SHINING LIE by Neil Sheehan
85
West With the Night
West With the Night
86
This Boy's Life
This Boy's Life
87
A MATHEMATICIAN'S APOLOGY by G. H. Hardy
A MATHEMATICIAN'S APOLOGY by G. H. Hardy
88
Six Easy Pieces (Richard Feynman)
Six Easy Pieces (Richard Feynman)
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89
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek (Annie Dillard)
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek (Annie Dillard)
90
The Golden Bough (James Frazer)
The Golden Bough (James Frazer)
91
Shadow and Act (Ralph Ellison)
Shadow and Act (Ralph Ellison)
92
The Power Broker
The Power Broker
93
THE AMERICAN POLITICAL TRADITION by Richard Hofstadter
THE AMERICAN POLITICAL TRADITION by Richard Hofstadter
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THE CONTOURS OF AMERICAN HISTORY by William Appleman Williams
THE CONTOURS OF AMERICAN HISTORY by William Appleman Williams
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THE PROMISE OF AMERICAN LIFE by Herbert Croly
THE PROMISE OF AMERICAN LIFE by Herbert Croly
96
In Cold Blood
In Cold Blood
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97
THE JOURNALIST AND THE MURDERER by Janet Malcolm
THE JOURNALIST AND THE MURDERER by Janet Malcolm
98
THE TAMING OF CHANCE by Ian Hacking
THE TAMING OF CHANCE by Ian Hacking
99
Operating Instructions (Anne Lamott)
Operating Instructions (Anne Lamott)
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MELBOURNE by Lord David Cecil
MELBOURNE by Lord David Cecil
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