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The Call of the Wild and White Fang

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I have not read White Fang yet, but Call of the Wild was a very good book. Well-written and no longer than it had to be, it is a great story told by a great storyteller.
If I Die in a Combat Zone: Box Me Up and Ship Me Home

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I read this in college, so I have forgotten the details, but I remember it being a very good book.
Hegemony or Survival: America's Quest for Global Dominance

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Outstanding book. It is not a light read, but it is powerful and insightful.
Island of the Blue Dolphins (Scott O'Dell)

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Outstanding book. I have not read it in years, but it is beautifully written.
Poker: The Real Deal: Insider Tips from the Co-host of Celebrity Poker Showdown

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A good beginner's book. It probably coul dhave been tighter, but some of the anedotes that stretch it out are amusing and instructive.
A Man Without a Country

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Not the greatest thing Vonnegut ever wrote, but it is concise, direct, and has some sharp sarcastic humor. You can hear the anger, sadness, and desperation. It is worth the couple of hours read and doe sa good job of condensing the feelings of many disgruntled Americans into an articulate plea to their fellow citizens.
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal

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Great book. Very entertaining and, at the same time, thought provoking in places. Well worth the read.
Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right

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Hilarious. Absolutely hilarious. A book you should get on tape to hear Franken read it.
A Beautiful Mind

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A powerful story. Well-written and very detailed, it takes a balanced look Nash's life. By the end you want to meet the man and hear him describe his life in his own words.
Cyrano de Bergerac

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Great play, but there were parts of this translation that maybe could have been better. Then again, I do not speak French, so who am I to judge.
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