Book Lists by Category: Non-Fiction

Non-Fiction

Best Nonfiction 2002
  • Cover of the book As I live and breathe : notes of a patient-doctor
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  • Cover of the book Complications : a surgeon's notes on an imperfect science
  • Best Nonfiction 2002
  • Cover of the book From my people : 400 years of African American folklore
  • Best Nonfiction 2002
  • Cover of the book The ghost with trembling wings : science, wishful thinking, and the search for lost species
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  • Cover of the book John Adams
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  • Cover of the book Live from New York : an uncensored history of Saturday night live
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  • Cover of the book The years of Lyndon Johnson
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  • Cover of the book The ornament of the world : how Muslims, Jews, and Christians created a culture of tolerance in medieval Spain
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  • Cover of the book Water wars : drought, flood, folly, and the politics of thirst
Best Nonfiction 2006
  • Cover of the book About Alice
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  • Cover of the book American vertigo : traveling America in the footsteps of Tocqueville
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  • Cover of the book Betrayed : the assassination of Digna Ochoa
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  • Cover of the book The blind side : evolution of a game
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  • Cover of the book Blood and thunder : an epic of the American West
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  • Cover of the book Clemente : the passion and grace of baseball's last hero
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  • Cover of the book Cobra II : the inside story of the invasion and occupation of Iraq
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  • Cover of the book Consider the lobster and other essays
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  • Cover of the book A death in Belmont
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  • Cover of the book Fiasco : the American military adventure in Iraq
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  • Cover of the book Freaks of the storm : from flying cows to stealing thunder, the world's strangest true weather stories
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  • Cover of the book The great deluge : Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast
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  • Cover of the book The great transformation : the beginning of our religious traditions
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  • Cover of the book The heartless stone : a journey through the world of diamonds, deceit, and desire
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  • Cover of the book The looming tower : Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11
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  • Cover of the book Losing it all to sprawl : how progress ate my cracker landscape
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  • Cover of the book Manhunt : the twelve-day chase for Lincoln's killer
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  • Cover of the book Mayflower : a story of courage, community, and war
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  • Cover of the book The mighty and the Almighty : reflections on America, God, and world affairs
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  • Cover of the book Miracle in the Andes : 72 days on the mountain and my long trek home
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  • Cover of the book The omnivore's dilemma : a natural history of four meals
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  • Cover of the book Programming the universe : a quantum computer scientist takes on the cosmos
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  • Cover of the book Rough crossings : Britain, the slaves, and the American Revolution
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  • Cover of the book Self-made man : one woman's journey into manhood and back again
  • Best Nonfiction 2006
  • Cover of the book This thing called grief : new understandings of loss
  • Best Nonfiction 2006
  • Cover of the book The war of the world : twentieth-century conflict and the descent of the West
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  • Cover of the book The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl
Best Nonfiction 2008
  • Cover of the book American nerd : the story of my people
  • Best Nonfiction 2008
  • Cover of the book The Bin Ladens : an Arabian family in the American century
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  • Cover of the book Bonk : the curious coupling of science and sex
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  • Cover of the book Can't remember what I forgot : the good news from the front lines of memory research
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  • Cover of the book A deeper blue : the life and music of Townes Van Zandt
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  • Cover of the book Falcon fever : a falconer in the twenty-first century
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  • Cover of the book The forever war
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  • Cover of the book The fruit hunters : a story of nature, adventure, commerce and obsession
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  • Cover of the book The geography of bliss : one grump's search for the happiest places in the world
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  • Cover of the book Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution-- and how it can renew America
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  • Cover of the book In reckless hands : Skinner v. Oklahoma and the near triumph of American eugenics
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  • Cover of the book Lincoln and Douglas : the debates that defined America
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  • Cover of the book The monster of Florence
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  • Cover of the book More information than you require ...
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  • Cover of the book Nixonland : the rise of a president and the fracturing of America
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  • Cover of the book Palestinian walks : forays into a vanishing landscape
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  • Cover of the book The physics of NASCAR : how to make steel + gas + rubber = speed
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  • Cover of the book Pictures at a revolution : five movies and the birth of the new Hollywood
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  • Cover of the book Predictably irrational : the hidden forces that shape our decisions
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  • Cover of the book The prince of Frogtown
  • Best Nonfiction 2008
  • Cover of the book The soloist : a lost dream, an unlikely friendship, and the redemptive power of music
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  • Cover of the book Superclass : the global power elite and the world they are making
  • Best Nonfiction 2008
  • Cover of the book The ten-cent plague : the great comic-book scare and how it changed America
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  • Cover of the book The thing about life is that one day you'll be dead
  • Best Nonfiction 2008
  • Cover of the book This republic of suffering : death and the American Civil War
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  • Cover of the book Titanic's last secrets : the further adventures of shadow divers John Chatterton and Richie Kohler
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  • Cover of the book Traffic : why we drive the way we do (and what it says about us)
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  • Cover of the book A voyage long and strange : rediscovering the new world
  • Best Nonfiction 2008
  • Cover of the book The way of the world : a story of truth and hope in an age of extremism
  • Best Nonfiction 2008
  • Cover of the book While they slept : an inquiry into the murder of a family