Books of the Week

(CNN)11/22/2020 "A Promised Land" by Barack Obama

10/04/2020 "Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World" by Fareed Zakaria
09/27/2020 "Which Country Has the World's Best Health Care?" by Ezekiel Emanuel
    08/23/2020 "The Great Leveler" by Walter Scheidel
    07/12/2020 "The Precipice" by Toby Ord
    07/05/2020 "Humankind" by Rutger Bregman
    06/28/2020 "The Inevitability of Tragedy" by Barry Gewen
    06/07/2020 "Just Mercy" by Bryan Stevenson
    05/17/2020 "The World: A Brief Introduction" by Richard Haass & "The New Class War" by Michael Lind
    05/03/2020 "Has China Won?" by Kishore Mahbubani
    04/26/2020 "The Plot Against America" on HBO
    04/05/2020 "The Defining Moment" by Jonathan Alter
    03/29/2020 "Less" by Andrew Sean Greer & "East of Eden" by John Steinbeck
    03/08/2020 "The Great Reversal" by Thomas Philippon
    02/23/2020 "Trade Is Not a Four-Letter Word" by Fred P. Hochberg
    02/16/2020 "The Decadent Society" by Ross Douthat
    02/09/2020 "Erdogan's Empire" by Soner Cagaptay
    01/26/2020 "City of Thieves" by David Benioff
    01/12/2020 "All the Shah's Men" by Stephen Kinzer
    01/05/2020 "A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves" by Jason DeParle
    12/22/2019 "Impeachment: A Handbook" by Charles Black
    12/08/2019 "Prisoners of Geography" by Tim Marshall
    12/01/2019 "The American Story" by David Rubenstein
    11/24/2019 "American Elections: Wicked Game" a podcast hosted by Lindsay Graham
    11/17/2019 "The Invisible Bridge" by Rick Perlstein
    11/10/2019 "Don't Be Evil" by Rana Foroohar
    11/03/2019 "Succession" an HBO series
    10/27/2019 "Safe Enough Spaces" by Michael Roth
    10/20/2019 "Impeachment" by Jon Meacham, Timothy Naftali, Peter Baker & Jeffrey A. Engel
    10/13/2019 "Age of Ambition" by Evan Osnos
    10/06/2019 "The Meritocracy Trap" by Daniel Markovits
    09/29/2019 "Education of an Idealist" by Samantha Power
    09/22/2019 "Talking to Strangers" by Malcolm Gladwell
    09/15/2019 "On Writing" by Stephen King
    09/08/2019 "The Song of Achilles" by Madeline Miller
    08/25/2019 "Our Boys" a new series on HBO
    08/11/2019 "The Professor and the Madman" by Simon Winchester
    07/28/2019 "Democracy and Dictatorship in Europe" by Sheri Berman
    07/21/2019 "The Guarded Gate" by Daniel Okrent
    07/14/2019 "Leadership" by Doris Kearns Goodwin
    06/30/2019 "A Gentleman in Moscow" by Amor Towles
    06/23/2019 "The Conservative Sensibility" by George F. Will
    06/16/2019 "The Island of the Day Before" by Umberto Eco, "Longitude" by Dava Sobel, "Circe" by Madeline Miller
    06/09/2019 "War and Peace" by Nigel Hamilton
    06/02/2019 "The Shadow War" by Jim Sciutto
    05/26/2019 "Against the Rules" a podcast by Michael Lewis
    05/19/2019 "A Thousand Small Sanities" by Adam Gopnik
    05/12/2019 "World Without Mind" by Franklin Foer
    05/05/2019 "Our Man" by George Packer
    04/28/2019 "Working" by Robert Caro
    04/14/2019 "Accidental Presidents" by Jared Cohen
    04/07/2019 "Open" by Kimberly Clausing
    03/31/2019 "Melting Pot or Civil War?" by Reihan Salam
    03/10/2019 "The Third Pillar" by Raghuram Rajan's
    02/17/2019 "Billion Dollar Whale" by Tom Wright & Bradley Hope
    02/10/2019 "A Foreign Policy for the Left" by Michael Walzer
    02/03/2019 "Crude Nation" by Raul Gallegos
    01/27/2019 "The Death of Truth" by Michiko Kakutani
    01/13/2019 "Roma" a film by Alfonso Cuaron
    12/16/2018 "Cultural Evolution" by Ronald Inglehart
    2/09/2018 "21 Lessons for the 21st Century" by Yuval Harari
    11/18/2018 "Revolution Française" by Sophie Pedder
    10/07/2018 "Capitalism in America: A History" by Alan Greenspan and Adrian Wooldridge
    09/30/2018 "Identity" by Francis Fukuyama
    09/16/2018 "Detroit" (2017) directed by Kathryn Bigelow
    08/19/2018 "Uncivil Agreement" by Lilliana Mason
    08/12/2018 "The Summer Before the War" by Helen Simonson
    07/22/2018 "The China Mission" by Daniel Kurtz-Phelan
    07/15/2018 "Our Towns: A 100,000 mile journey into the Heart of America" by James & Deborah Fallows
    07/01/2018 "East of Eden" by John Steinbeck
    06/17/2018 "Origin Story" by David Christian
    05/27/2018 "Goodbye, Columbus" by Philip Roth
    05/20/2018 "Breaking the Bee" a film directed by Sam Rega and produced by Chris Weller
    04/22/2018 "How to Read a Book" by Mortimer Adler
    04/15/2018 "Post Truth" by Lee McIntyre
    04/08/2018 "The Death of Democracy" by Benjamin Carter Hett
    04/01/2018 "The Ordinary Virtues" by Michael Ignatieff
    03/11/2018 "Five Days in London, May 1940" by John Lukacs
    03/04/2018 "How to Think" by Alan Jacobs
    02/25/2018 "The Second Amendment: A Biography" by Michael Waldman
    02/18/2018 "Trumpocracy" by David Frum
    02/11/2018 "How Democracies Die" by Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt
    02/04/2018 "White Working Class" by Joan C. Williams
    01/28/2018 "Twilight of the Elites" by Christopher Hayes
    01/21/2018 "The Road not Taken"