Literati roundup: “One hundred best non fiction books….
In the mean time, Erkan currently reads and recommends these books, in the mean time:
Two Cheers for Anarchism: Six Easy Pieces on Autonomy, Dignity and Meaningful Work and Play
No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State
One hundred best non fiction books.
We edit CounterPunch, the popular radical website and magazine. We have fun doing it and we spend a lot of time laughing, as we chat on the phone between Petrolia, in Humboldt County, northern California, and Oregon City, Oregon, perched over the Clackamas River, a few hundred miles north across the Siskiyous, in a whole different weather system.
Fouad Ajami Is Dead at 68; Expert in Arab History
nytimes.com – Douglas Martin – Jun 22 – Fouad Ajami, an academic, author and broadcast commentator on Middle East affairs who helped rally support for the United States invasion of Iraq in 2003 — partly by personally advising top policy makers — died on Sunday. He was 68
A French Economics Book Is Dominating Amazon Right Now
Mashable! by Jason Abbruzzese
The hottest book on Amazon right now isn’t by J.K. Rowling or Malcolm Gladwell.
It’s by French economist Thmas Piketty, whose book, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, has generated no shortage of book sales.